Red Ribbon Week awareness event takes place......
(NEWS CENTER) --This week people across the country are taking part in Red Ribbon Week a national campaign to raise awareness about drug use and its effects. The Penobscot Job Corps kicked off its own event in Bangor on Tuesday.
Students took part in a walking candlelight vigil around the school.
This is just one of the activities in an effort to raise awareness about the problems associated with drugs and alcohol. To read more about this story CLICK HERE.