Florida’s Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco is urging teens to celebrate the 2012 prom season responsibly. Underage possession and consumption of alcohol could result in up to 60 days in jail, not to mention the consequences of drunk driving. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports how a local high school is taking the necessary steps to help make this year’s prom season a safe one.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/PromSafetyNickelleSmith05032012.mp3]
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