North Lake

During Red Ribbon Week, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office Investigator Nick Watson, second from left, spoke to North Lake Elementary students about how it is okay to not fit in, to be yourself and the importance of keeping your mind and body healthy. Red Ribbon Week is an annual event highlighting the importance of preventing drug misuse in our nation's schools and communities. Pictured, from left, are school counselor Bri Smith, Watson, Maddie O'Neal, Gabby Bryant, Brently Weddington, Addy Thames, Gavin Ragsdale, Piper Brandon, Theo Plummer, Principal Sherry Sells, Ryan Wilson and School Resource Officer Bobby Long.