Coalition for A Drug Free
Newton County

Red Ribbon Week T-Shirt Contest

Red Ribbon Week Oct  23-31 2018

The Coalition also worked with County Elementary School Students for the Drug Free T-shirt design contest. The theme for 2018 was “Life is Your Journey, Travel Drug Free”. The winner of the 2018 contest was Lake Village Elementary Student, Brennen Battleday. Brennen is pictured above with Coalition President Mr. Gene Bell. Each elementary student received a t-shirt with Brennen’s design. Students from North and South Newton schools and Coalition members helped pack and deliver over 1,200 t-shirts in October in time for Red Ribbon Week. Sponsors for the t-shirts include:

Newton County Community Foundation

Prosecuting Attorney Jeff Drinski
Beaver Township

Colfax Township
Jackson Township

Jefferson Township
Lake Township

Lincoln Township
McClellan Township

Washington Township
Fowler State Bank

Newton County REMC
Kentland Bank

Coalition for a Drug Free Newton County

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