The Cherokee County School District next week will host a PTA-sponsored program for parents on drug addiction and prevention with guest speakers including Cherokee Sheriff Frank Reynolds.
The District 13 Georgia PTA program is 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24, in the Dr. Frank R. Petruzielo Educational Services Facility auditorium (1205 Bluffs Parkway, Canton 30114). The cost is $10 and includes lunch; check-in begins at 9 a.m. Registration is due by Friday, Oct. 19; sign up online here.
Sheriff Frank Reynolds will be joined in the presentation by Todd Stumbo, CEO of Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center, and Walter Jones, Assistant Commander of the Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad. They will address topics including risks to school-age children and tips for parents to better keep them safe, and share information on prescription drug collection sites.