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Drug awareness seminar to be held for parents

Seminary hosting drug awareness seminar for parents. Seminary hosting drug awareness seminar for parents.
SEMINARY, MS (WDAM) -

Parents are invited to attend a seminar Thursday night to learn ‘The Truth about Drugs'.

Seminary Middle School is hosting the program at its multi-purpose building. The school said it'll help parents learn what drugs look like including designer drugs that are being marketed to their children. The audience will hear from a judge, the police, and recovered drug addicts.

“We just want to make sure that we're doing our part to raise awareness about drugs in the community, not necessarily that we think we have a drug problem or anything like that, we just want to make sure that there is some awareness so that parents can be able to tell if there is a situation where they might need to be educated on,” said Principal Jon Chancelor.

The seminar will start at 6 p.m. Anyone is welcomed to attend.

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