A former Dickson County teacher and girl's basketball coach is charged with rape. John Thomas Mullinicks Jr., 46, is accused of having inappropriate conduct with students.

Mullinicks was put on unpaid leave on Feb. 26 and resigned from Creekwood High School on April 18. Mullinicks is charged with four counts of rape, four counts of rape by an authority figure and one count solicitation of a minor.

His bond is set at $100,000 and he is scheduled to be in court on May 9.