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18
Apr

April Alcohol Awareness Month- Prevention for Women

Last fall the Jones County Safe and Healthy Youth Coalition hosted a workshop with Dr. David Jernigan, Director of the Center on Alcohol Marketing & Youth and Professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and during that training attendees learned that in America, 15% of breast cancer is related to alcohol use. Although, […]

18
Apr

Jones County Businesses Have ID Policies Tested: Compliance Checks and BARS Program Show Mixed Results

Selling alcohol, whether sold off-site or served on-site in a bar or restaurant, is not something to be taken lightly. Businesses who sell alcohol face a litany of legal and safety concerns. For these reasons, the Jones Safe and Healthy Youth Coalition feels strongly that comprehensive alcohol service policies should be promoted to our community […]