FLOWER MOUND, Texas (AP) – The Flower Mound school district is investigating the actions of students at a high school basketball game who held up signs saying “White Power.”READ MORE: Governor Abbott Proposes Parental Bill of Rights As Part of Re-Election Campaign
Superintendent Kevin Rogers says in a statement he’s “disheartened” by the actions of some students at Flower Mound High School who held up a placard with the word “White” alongside another that read “Power.”
The host Flower Mound boys were playing Plano East on Friday when cellphones captured images of the signs. The images were then circulated on social media.READ MORE: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Refuses To Hand Over January 6 Records
Rogers says a review is underway and that administrators “intend to act on our findings.” He adds that his district has the “highest respect” for Plano East.
Flower Mound won the game, 75-73, in three overtimes.MORE NEWS: Dallas ISD: A Lot Involved In Keeping Doors Open During COVID-19 Surge
(© Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)