LOCAL SUBSTANCE ABUSE ORGANIZATION GOES UNDERCOVER TO SEE IF AREA STORES SELL CIGARETTES TO MINORS PDF Print
Thursday, 27 June 2013 06:55

In May and June of this year, the Barren-Hart-Metcalfe Kentucky Agency for Substance Abuse Policy Coalition, also known as KY-ASAP, conducted underage tobacco checks in Barren, Hart, and Metcalfe counties. This project was entitled “Reward and Remind.” This project was funded through the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and approved by the KY Alcoholic Beverages Control. The Director of KY-ASAP Marilyn Sink spoke to WCLU News about the details of the project.

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The project was completed in 2 phases, with hopes that the percentage of retailers selling to minors would decrease. The results were unsatisfactory..

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