Teachers are getting ready for the first day of school at Pigeon Forge High School. (Source: Kyle Grainger, WVLT)
SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Sevier County School Board voted on Monday night to change the districts drug policy.
The change was on the agenda for Monday night's school board meeting and is a policy change on how the district will drug test employees.
According to district spokesperson, Debra Cline, it is revising the existing policy for random drug tests.
"The revised policy simply provides a mechanism for random drug testing for anyone who drives a county vehicle and/or heavy machinery," said Cline.
The board unanimously approved the change in policy.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.