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By John Lanier

Officials Discuss Health Insurance For Student Athletes


Last updated 2/25/2019 at 5:09pm

The Transylvania County Board of Education discussed whether to require or highly recommend parents have health insurance for their children who participate in sports.

Last Monday evening Brian Weaver, senior director of human resources, said if the school board required parents to have insurance covering their children some children might not be able to participate in sports.

Weaver said the school system offers a supplemental insurance policy that costs $12, but it can only be purchased if parents have their own policy covering their children.

Alan Justice, head athletic director for t...

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