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Students Support Red Ribbon Week to ‘Send a Message, Stay Drug Free’

The Red Ribbon Campaign, the oldest and largest drug prevention program in the nation, reaches millions of young people annually during Red Ribbon Week, including students at Scotland County R-I schools. This year, during Red Ribbon Week October 23rd – October 31st SCR-I students participated in a number of activities to raise awareness of the […]

SCR-I Students Observe National Red Ribbon Week

Drug and alcohol abuse have been a problem for a long, long time.  In 1985, the brutal death of U.S. Drug Enforcement Agent Kiki Camarena by drug traffickers spurred a nationwide campaign against drug and alcohol abuse.  Camarena’s hometown began to wear red ribbons in his honor.  The purpose being, one person can make a […]