It’s Red Ribbon Week in the Juneau School District, and students are marking the occasion by pledging to live drug-free lives. At a Floyd Dryden Middle School assembly yesterday (Wednesday), Juneau Police officers talked to students about how Red Ribbon Week began, and reminded them to say no to drugs. Casey Kelly has more.
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