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Hubbard schools consider drug testing athletes

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Hubbard school officials are considering mandatory drug testing for student athletes.

Superintendent Rich Buchenic tells 21 News that the Board of Education is weighing the pros an cons of the requirement because of safety concerns.

A public meeting to discuss the issue is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., July 9 at the Hubbard Community Building.

If approved during the regular school board meeting on July 22,  the testing would begin in August.

 

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