Indicted Pizzella heads W-B Area
A board member under indictment by the FBI was re-elected to the presidency of the Wilkes-Barre Area School Board on Monday, even as new directors were sworn in to replace two others caught up in the ongoing corruption investigation in the county.
Pizzella gets another term as Wilkes-Barre Area president
Six board members voted in favor of Pizzella, while two others, Lynn Evans and Robert Corcoran, abstained from voting. Maryanne Toole voted against Pizzella.
Yes, "everybody is innocent until proven guilty” as Joe Moran said but keeping him as board president tells us that nothing will change.
The arraignment of Pizzella on a conspiracy charge is scheduled for Dec. 18.
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