(WITTENSVILLE, KY) Darrin Rice, 54, of Johnson County was arrested Wednesday morning after being indicted by a Grand Jury, he was lodged in the Big Sandy Detention Center. A Grand Jury charged Rice with third degree rape, first degree sexual abuse and third degree sodomy, each charge is a class-D felony punishable by 1-5 years in prison, if convicted.
Rice coached in the 15th Region for more then a decade, he had an 8 year stint at Johnson Central (2013-2021) and before that he spent time on the sidelines at Sheldon Clark High School. Rice also pastored at a Church in Lawrence County, at the time of this article Rice was no longer listed on the jails website. The story was first reported by Mountain Top News. This story was first reported by Mountain Top News.