Muscle Shoals City Schools principal resigns

Muscle Shoals Superintendent of Education placed on paid leave

MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (WAFF) - The principal of McBride Elementary, Alan Willingham turned in a letter of resignation on Wednesday morning.

According to the Muscle Shoals Superintendent of Education Brian Lindsey, they had a special called session where he recommend Willingham resign.

Willingham had been on paid administrative leave.

According to our partners at the Times Daily, Lindsey did not comment on the length of the leave.

Read more at the Times Daily.

NOTE ON CORRECTION: WAFF incorrectly stated the superintendent was on administrative leave in our original headline. The error has been corrected to indicate a MSCS principal is on paid administrative leave. We apologize for the error.

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