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Region 8 sheriff's department receives grant for drinking and driving campaign

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - The Pemiscot County Sheriff's department will get a grant to help with the statewide "You drink and drive, you lose" campaign.

According to Sheriff Tommy Greenwell, the money is from the Missouri Department of Transportation's Highway Safety Division.

The campaign will focus on reducing deaths and serious injuries caused by impaired drivers. You can expect to see more officers on the roads between August 20th and September 6th.

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