School district gets DVDs


SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION — Following a community education program about the dangers of designer drugs, Rome Memorial Hospital and its Community Recovery Center presented two videos to the Rome City School District to assist the school with its efforts to prevent substance abuse. The Rome Hospital Foundation funded the DVDs for the hospital’s Education Department with donor contributions designated for community health education. From left, Rome Free Academy Principal Mark Benson; Rome Hospital Foundation Executive Director Colleen Cianfrocco; Rome Free Academy Health Instructor Susan Luker and Community Recovery Center Clinical Supervisor Pamela E. Koagel, MHS, CASAC. (Photo submitted)