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Former area teacher indicted in student relationship case

Former area teacher indicted in student relationship case

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Lamb County, TX -

Lamb County, TX - A former Springlake-Earth teacher has been indicted on a second degree felony charge of having an improper relationship with a student.

Tracy Barden is accused of having oral sex with a student in November.

Officials say he was arrested on Thursday after resigning from his fourth grade teaching position on November 25th.

Barden was placed on administrative leave November 23rd. The incident remains under investigation.