May 28, 2004 -- <<Posted at 10:14 p.m.>>
JONESBORO -- Memorial Day is the kick off to summer, but it's also the beginning of the deadliest time of year for children. Kids from kindergarten to high school are out and about while their parents continue to work. This combination can be a deadly. Nearly half of all injury - related childhood deaths occur during the months of May through August. The lack of adult supervision during summer is one contributing factor.
Organized summer camps are a win win situation for parents and kids. Jonesboro parks and recration offers a varity of sports camps . If your child needs an all day camp they've got tennis camps and swimming camps and soccer camps and baseball camps,cheerleading camps and more.