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Board of ed approves random drug testing

Monthly tests will begin in August

Posted: May 9, 2017 4:26 p.m.

During the May meeting of the Dawson County Board of Education, board members unanimously approved a proposal to begin random drug testing on students who participate in privileged activities at both Dawson County Junior High and Dawson County High School.

The decision comes after a year of discussion by the governance teams at the high school and junior high.

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