Huntington North art teacher dies

Joe Haft served as Huntington North High School's art teacher for 20 years.

Posted: Sep. 22, 2018 5:09 PM

HUNTINGTON, Ind. (WFFT)- Huntington County Community Schools are mourning the loss of an art teacher after he died Thursday.

Joe Haft served as Huntington North High School's art teacher for 20 years. The school district described him as an amazing artist and great inspiration to many students.

Huntington County Community Schools said on their website they have a team of professional counselors trained to help with the needs of students, parents, and school personnel after suffering a loss like this.

"We are saddened by the loss to our school community, and we will make every effort to help our staff and children through this difficult time," the superintendent said in a statement.

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