Local Youth Kick Off Public Awareness Campaign


Statewide effort sends message that underage drinking prevention is everyone's responsibility.

Christian County Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp would like to announce that students from Edinburg, Kincaid, Pana and Taylorville High School's, Police Departments of those communities, Christian County Prevention Coalition, and the Sheriff's Office will kick off "YOUR ACTIONS MATTER!"

A youth-led initiative to change adult attitudes about giving alcohol to minors at eleven different businesses within Christian County will be held on April 23rd, 2013.

This public awareness campaign will be taking place in stores statewide this spring. "YOUR ACTIONS MATTER!" materials were created by the Illinois Liquor Control Commission's Don't Be Sorry campaign to remind the general public that preventing underage drinking is everyone's responsibility.

The following is schedule of the events for the businesses in Christian County on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013.

9:30 A.M. Casey General Store, Kincaid, Illinois

9:45 A.M. Phillips 66 Gas Station, Kincaid, Illinois

10:00 A.M. Kincaid Food Market, Kincaid, Illinois

10:30 A.M. Jan's Bar & Grill, Edinburg, Illinois

10:40 A.M. Double D Taverns, Edinburg, Illinois

11:00 A.M. Wal-Mart, Taylorville, Illinois

11:15 A.M Mach 1 Food Shop, Taylorville

11:30 A.M. FS Fuel 24, Taylorville

11:45 A.M. Casey's General Store, Taylorville

1:30 P.M. Casey's General Store, Pana

1:45P.M. Pana Liquor Store, Pana

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