Too Smart To Start. In the News http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/ News Items. en-us tsts@macrointernational.com tsts@macrointernational.com 60 [VA] Augusta County Group Launching Campaign To Prevent Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4763 Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT The Greater Augusta Prevention Partners has launched a media campaign, "Let's Be the Influence." It's meant to encourage parents to talk about underage drinking with their children. [MD] WCHD Surveys Community In Youth Alcohol Access http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4761 Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT The Worcester County Health Department is surveying parents and youth about access to alcohol. The results will inform the public health response to tackle the issue. [NM] Farmington Approves Ordinance Cracking Down On Parties http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4762 Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT The city council approved an ordinance that closes a loophole and allows police to hold more people accountable at parties where underage drinking is taking place. [NC] Pitt County Fights To Combat Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4758 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT The Pitt County Coalition on Substance Abuse is partnering with the state ABC commissioner to launch the "Talk It Out" campaign, in the county. [GA] Volunteer Macon Pitches House Party Ordinance To Commissioners http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4759 Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT Volunteer Macon has pitched the idea of a county social host ordinance. It now requires the sponsorship of a commissioner. [NY] Watkins Police Plan Underage Drinking Crackdown http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4760 Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT The Watkins Glen Police Department and Schuyler County Coalition on Underage Drinking and Drugs are partnering to crackdown on drinking and driving. [MI] Coalition Shares Anti-Drinking Message http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4750 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT TGhe Clare County Communities That Care Coalition and the Drug Free Action Alliance have teamed-up to launch the "Parents Who Host, Lose The Most" campaign. [PA] YWCA York Gets $32K To Discourage Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4751 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT The state has awarded $32,000 to the York YWCA for their life skills program which helps students learn drug and alcohol resistance skills.