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John Parks was in McCracken County court Thursday, April 11, 2019, for an arraignment hearing.

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY — A former volunteer high school fishing coach was arraigned in court Thursday in McCracken County on sexual abuse and child porn charges.

Former McCracken County High School fishing coach John Parks pleaded not guilty to 10 child porn charges and a sexual abuse charge — just one day after he was arrested on nine additional child porn charges.

We heard no comment Thursday from the former coach regarding the new charges.

Parks’ next pretrial hearing is scheduled for May 20.