Lifelines plans texting and driving convocation for sophomores


Co-sponsor of lifelines Rebecca Overbey discusses plans for upcoming club events. The next major event for the club is the annual Drive Now, Text Later convocation for sophomores. “We really want them to make good choices so nothing happens to them or anyone else over break. We target the sophomore class because they are usually the ones that have new licenses,” Overbey said.

Avery Thorpe

The annual pre-spring break week begins March 25 and lifelines club plans to spread their message of staying safe and making good decisions.

“We put up posters and spread the message of making good choices,” said Hannah Cunningham, co-president of Lifelines and junior.

The major event that is the club’s main focus for the week is the Drive Now, Text Later convocation for sophomores.

“The purpose of the convocation is just to encourage students, especially when they get their license, to stop and think about the choices they’re making because it impacts their lives and the lives of others,” said co-sponsor of Lifelines Rebecca Overbey.