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    DRACUT NEWS
    Moulton released, but ordered to stay away from Dracut schools

    LOWELL - Describing the charges against him as "outright lies," fired Dracut High School English teacher Robert Moulton repeatedly interrupted his arraignment with his comments, but ultimately agreed to stay away from all Dracut schools Full Story
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    Moulton released, but ordered to stay away from Dracut schools

    12/19/2014 03:01 PM EST
    LOWELL - Describing the charges against him as "outright lies," fired Dracut High School English teacher Robert Moulton repeatedly interrupted his arraignment with his comments, but ultimately agreed to stay away from all Dracut schools 
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    Arbitrator: 'Sexually graphic' language cost ex-Dracut teacher job
    12/19/2014 08:05 AM EST - DRACUT -- Former 17-year Dracut High English teacher Robert Moulton's insistent use of "sexually graphic" language in his classroom ultimately justified the district's decision to terminate him from his $75,000-per-year position, according to the Full Story

    Dracut High drama involving fired teacher: 'I'm not leaving until I'm arrested'
    12/19/2014 08:38 AM EST - DRACUT -- Just after 11 a.m. Thursday, police say former 17-year Dracut High English teacher Robert Moulton banged on the locked doors and screamed at the bolted windows of his former workplace from which he is legally banned. Full Story

    Police: Fired Dracut High teacher intended to get arrested after arbitration loss
    12/18/2014 09:05 PM EST - DRACUT - Just after 11 a.m. Thursday, police say former 17-year Dracut High English teacher Robert Moulton banged on the locked doors and screamed at the bolted windows of his former workplace from which he is legally banned. Full Story

    Special ed. chief: Lease break not political payback in Dracut
    12/18/2014 10:58 AM EST - DRACUT -- A public special-education collaborative's decision to terminate a $167,000 annual lease agreement with the town to use the Parker Avenue School building was made to consolidate facilities and lower tuition rates -- and should not be Full Story

    Greater Lowell Tech students craft new wooden desks for Dracut Town Hall
    12/17/2014 06:59 AM EST - DRACUT -- The moment Greater Lowell Technical High School carpentry teacher John Maslowski introduced himself to the Board of Selectmen on Tuesday, Vice Chairman Joe DiRocco slapped his palms on the sturdy, cherry-wood desktop in front of him twice Full Story

    Dracut doubles up Hillies behind a balanced attack
    12/17/2014 06:34 AM EST - Senior guard Jasmine Pream had 12 points and 6 steals to lead a balanced Dracut High attack as the Middies on Tuesday night defeated Haverhill, 70-35, in a Merrimack Valley Conference girls basketball game. Full Story

    Man without use of arms facing gun charge released

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A man who can't use his arms because of a spinal condition but faces a gun possession charge has been released from a New Jersey jail without having to pay bail. Full Story
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    Madonna releases 6 songs after leak

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services. Full Story