BRISTOL, TN (WJHL) – A Bristol, Tenn., Schools administrator pleaded not guilty Thursday to a charge of child neglect.

Cherith Roberts – Courtesy of the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office

A Sullivan County grand jury indicted Cherith Roberts with one count of child neglect.

Roberts’ initial Criminal Court appearance was this morning before Judge Jerry Beck.

Her next court date was scheduled for January.Copyright 2015 WJHL. All rights reserved.