HC DrugFree's Final 2017 Senior Week: Staying Safe in Ocean City Program

Parents and teens joined together in the Howard High School auditorium as HC DrugFree held the second of two 2017 Senior Week: Staying Safe in Ocean City programs. Principal Nick Novak welcomed everyone, Dr. Calvin Ball presented HC DrugFree with a County Council resolution declaring April as Alcohol Awareness Month in Howard County, HCPD Major Ellsworth Jones shared his personal story of losing friends in a tragic drowning at Ocean City, Ms. Joan Webb Scornaienchi shared how HC DrugFree works with the Ocean City Police throughout the year to keep Howard County families informed and safe, retired Ocean City Beach Patrol Sgt. and Howard County School Administrator James McVey shared lifesaving beach safety tips the students and parents may remember for a lifetime, and Ocean City Police Cpl. Howard Caplan shared information about the law to keep students safe during their visit to Ocean City.

Pictured: Howard High School Principal Nick Novak, County Councilman Dr. Calvin Ball, HC DrugFree's Executive Director Joan Webb Scornaienchi, HCPSS administrator and retired OC Beach Patrol Sgt. James McVey, OCPD Cpl. Howard Caplan, and HCPD Major Ellsworth Jones.

Pictured: Howard High School Principal Nick Novak, County Councilman Dr. Calvin Ball, HC DrugFree's Executive Director Joan Webb Scornaienchi, HCPSS administrator and retired OC Beach Patrol Sgt. James McVey, OCPD Cpl. Howard Caplan, and HCPD Major Ellsworth Jones.