• Athens City Schools official statement regarding the FBI action taken at the residence of Superintendent Trey Holladay on June 9, 2020

    ATHENS, Alabama, August 12, 2020 --- As has been stated previously, the school system will not comment on the federal investigation, the subject matter of the investigation, or on the allegations in the news report. The investigation is ongoing and confidential at the request of federal officials, and the school system cannot discuss it further. The system is cooperating fully in the investigation. The system refers further inquiries about it to Dr. Holladay’s legal counsel and the federal officials involved.  

    ATHENS, Alabama, June 9, 2020 --- The school system has learned that federal officials were engaged in a law enforcement action at Dr. Holladay’s private residence earlier today. The system is monitoring the situation, and will assist with any requests by those officials. The system refers further inquiries about the matter to Dr. Holladay’s legal counsel and the federal officials involved.