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New Hanover County school board discusses head lice problem in schools

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The New Hanover County School Board continued its conversation on head lice in schools at their policy committee meeting Saturday. The New Hanover County School Board continued its conversation on head lice in schools at their policy committee meeting Saturday.

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) -  The New Hanover County School Board continued its conversation on head lice in schools at their policy committee meeting Saturday.

The board was concerned about the measures being taken to prevent the spread of head lice in classrooms and on school buses.

Members debated whether students with lice should be sent home at a certain point to protect other students.

No official action has been taken on the topic yet.

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