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Parents, it's time to have a talk!

by Mark Brown

Darcy Jensen was today's guest on the Greg Belfrage Show. She is withCoalition for a Drug-free South DakotaPrairie View Prevention Services and discussed this very important topic.

Since 2006, 62 South Dakota teenagers (13-19 years old) have died and 815 have been injured inalcohol involved vehicle crashes.52% of 12th grade females and 61% of 12 grade males report having at least one drink of alcoholon one or more of the past 30 days.

A Town Hall Meeting will be tonight from 7-8PM at theOGorman High School Performing Arts Center. This meeting is FREE and open to the public.

This event is an opportunity for students and parents to learn more about importantissues facing families every day - current alcohol and drug trends, addiction and how the legalsystem is responding to these issues in our community.

Our panel includes: Judge Robin Houwman, 2nd Circuit; Captain Alan Welsh, SDHighway Patrol; Dr. Jamie JC Chambers, Stronghold Counseling Services; and Megan Myers,American Heart Association.

This meeting will provide an opportunity for parents, students, and other communitymembers to gain important information and be part of the dialog about these important familytopics.

What: Town Hall Meeting 2014 Its Time, Have the Talk

Where: OGorman High School Performing Arts Center

3201 S. Kiwanis Ave.

Sioux Falls, South Dakota

When: Tonight (Tuesday, April 1st, 2014)

7:00-8:00PM

Refreshments and door prizes following the meeting