Matthew Lang

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2010

    Alton Band Instructor Pleads Guilty to Affair with Student

    Matthew Lang‚ÄčThe former band director at Alton High School has pleaded guilty to having sex with a 16-year-old student. Matthew Lang, 36, made the plea on Tuesday, some six months after first being accused of the crime. He could face as much as 15 years in prison and be forced to serve at least 85 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2009

    There Must Be Something In the Music at Alton High School

    Thanks to dozens of pun-filled Fark headlines a day about America's high school teachers schtuping their students, the world is fairly desensitized to the unfortunate (unless it's the cheerleading coach) phenomenon of inappropriate teacher-teen relationships.So when the Belleville News-Democrat repo ... More >>

  • News

    October 6, 2004


    Week of October 6, 2004