A former educator in the Kearney School District will make a court appearance this morning.  Rhett Rigby, 27, is accused of  four counts each of statutory rape and sodomy, as well as sexual contact by a teacher and tampering with a victim after he allegedly had a sexual relationship with a 14-year old student.

The motions hearing will get underway at 10:30 a.m.  The matter is scheduled to go before a jury in January.