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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

The North Little Rock football mystery; Bolding looking for work

Posted By on Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 5:53 PM

Arpreps.com reports that Brad Bolding, football coach last season at North Little Rock High School, is among the applicants for the football coaching job at Nashville, a small school but a traditional football power.

I don't get into prep sports much, but something is brewing with Bolding in North Little Rock. As I reported earlier this week, my question to school officials on Bolding's employment status — including the question of who holds the job of North Little Rock coach today — was met with an "it's a personnel matter" no-comment.

As noted earlier, Bolding stirred up fans with some Facebook comments following the teams elimination from the 2014 playoffs.

I have also submitted a request for information about athletic department and football spending in North Little Rock and spending of private booster organizations that support North Little Rock football. I was told this afternoon the district would not be able to respond to that request either.

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