School Board Considering Allowing Cell Phone Use – News Article




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“”The culture is changing and (phones) are becoming a larger part of life, and it’s unreasonable to expect phones to be off all day,” said Drew Stover, a Bearden High senior and member of the Knoxville/Knox County Mayor’s Youth Action Council.”

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