Good evening
Good evening
Guest
Please welcome jhdgsarv88, our newest member.

60 Guests, 0 Users
March 2017
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
Holidays
Apr 1: April Fools
Apr 22: Earth Day
 

Imagine

March 25, 2017, 09:08:46 PM
:hug2:
 

Steve.Deserved.Better

March 25, 2017, 08:38:01 AM
Good morning!  Isn't it?
 

teecatness

March 14, 2017, 10:04:16 AM
Winter Storm Stella didn't deliver much over here!
 

teecatness

March 12, 2017, 03:14:14 AM
It's Daylight Saving Time.
 

Imagine

March 09, 2017, 10:18:08 AM
Good morning!

Highway Patrol Troopers: Don’t Press your Luck this St. Patrick’s Day


March 15, 2016 - 12:20 PM


COLUMBUS – Troopers with the Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP) are urging drivers to designate a sober driver before celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, a holiday that often involves high consumption of alcohol. OSHP will work with local law enforcement to remove impaired drivers as part of the National Highway Safety Administration’s Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving campaign.

St. Patrick’s Day has become a popular night to celebrate with friends and family. However, due to impaired drivers, it has also become a very dangerous night on Ohio’s roadways. A total of 276 people died due to drunk-driving crashes on St. Patrick’s Day from 2009-2013, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

“We want to encourage all motorists to make a plan for a sober ride home before you start celebrating,” said Paul A. Pride, Patrol superintendent. “Between your friends, public transportation and ride-sharing services, there’s no excuse to get behind the wheel if you’ve been drinking.”

For bars and permit holders, over-serving or serving underage customers could also mean costly fines, suspension or revocation of their liquor permit. The Ohio Investigative Unit and other safety partners have been working to educate motorists and permit holders of these consequences in advance reminding people of the dangers of driving impaired, and that over-serving is against the law.

Motorists are encouraged to call #677 to report drug activity or impaired drivers.

Share on Facebook! Share on Twitter! g+ Reddit Digg this story! Del.icio.us StumbleUpon

Comments *

You don't have permmission to comment, or comments have been turned off for this article.