Prison Term For Teacher in Sex Assaults

A former Kanawha County teacher is going to prison for sexually assaulting three students. John Watt the third pleaded guilty in January to two counts of third -degree sexual assault. The assaults date back to the 1980's when Watt was a teacher at the former McKinley Junior High School in St. Albans. On Monday, Watt was sentenced to 2 to 5 years in prison for each count. Those sentences will run consecutively.