Underage Drinking Coverage
How to talk to your child about underage drinking
The Talk it Out campaign, an initiative of the N.C. Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission, helps parents and other adults start the conversation with children and teens about underage drinking.
Help your teens make New Year's Eve fun - and booze free
As we turn our attentions from Christmas to New Year's Eve, plenty of us will be stocking up on champagne, wine and other adult beverages to ring in 2020. And so are some of our teens.
Cary police's 'Operation Blackjack' works to curb underage purchases of alcohol
The Cary police department is working to keep you safe especially during the holidays. Combating underage drinking is the goal of "Operation Blackjack."
New Poe Center space emphasizes why kids, teens should steer clear of drugs
When today's parents were growing up, drug prevention experts leaned on a judgmental approach that attempted to scare kids away from experimenting with alcohol and illegal drugs. But today, research tells us that kids and teens respond better to a more nuanced message.
19 busted, one found unconscious in raid on underage drinking party in Clinton
Agents from the North Carolina Department of Public Safety Alcohol Law Enforcement Division raided a party at a home near Clinton and busted 19 people, most of them teens, for underage drinking.
Parents of students at Wayne Country Day meet after headmaster resigns
WRAL's Julian Grace was at Wayne Country Day Thursday as parents and school officials met following the resignation of its headmaster over several allegations.
Wayne headmaster resigns after questions raised over his behavior
Todd Anderson, headmaster at Wayne Country Day School since 2005, has resigned after a sexual misconduct investigation and other concerns about his behavior, according to the school.
Goldsboro headmaster out after allegations that include sexual misconduct, underage drinking
Todd Anderson, headmaster at Wayne Country Day School, has resigned after a sexual misconduct investigation and other concerns about his behavior, according to the school.
Underage drinking: 7 tips for parents of teens who plan to party this Halloween
Some teens are ready to eschew the Halloweens traditions of their childhood and plan on hanging out with friends at a party instead where alcohol might be available. Here's what parents should do.
Take a pledge, make better plans: Tips for steering teens away from alcohol this graduation season
Graduation season is here for countless teens across the Triangle, and as they gear up for this big life moment, they also could be planning to celebrate with a beer or more.