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Stewart County Drugs Bought Online - Sky Arnold

Stewart County Schools says fewer teens than originally thought are involved in a Wednesday's drug scare.

The district now says no more than 15 freshman were involved including as many as 3 who bought the Hawaiian Baby Woodrose Seeds online.

Five of the students from Stewart County High School had to be taken to the hospital Wednesday.

All of them were released by Wednesday night.

Freshman Ty Genz knows several of them and he says he had never even heard of the drug until Wednesday.

"Honestly I think some of these kids grew up in the wrong house what I think," said Genz.

The seeds look like harmless plant seeds but the drug produces an effect similar to LSD.

Hawaiian Baby Woodrose Seeds are legal to buy but illegal to use as a drug.

Stewart County Superintendent Phillip Wallace says all of the students have been suspended and the ones that brought the seeds will spend more time.

Wallace also says the district is working on including the drug in classroom discussion and lessons.

"This is the first time I have ever heard of this drug so that will change our curriculum," said Wallace.