Dare County confronts substance abuse problem

There are 1 comment on the Rocky Mount Telegram story from Nov 24, 2012, titled Dare County confronts substance abuse problem. In it, Rocky Mount Telegram reports that:

The sky behind the white steeple of the Avon Worship Center was streaked rose and orange as a line of teenagers shuffled through the church's doors and into the parking lot.

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Sue

Forest, VA

#1 Dec 27, 2012
Reminds me of Captain Cook's influence on the Hawaii Island natives or Columbus' effect on the Caribbean natives. Such isolated populations are vulnerable to outside influence, particularly where lack of knowledge, need for outside acceptance, and boredom are prevalent. Now that people know what is going on with the drug culture, maybe the youth can start to see how uncool drugs are.

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