Youth group teaches people to quite smoking

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – St. Bernards Tobacco Free Coalition of Craighead County and the Craighead County Youth Leadership Board were out today trying to help smokers kick the habit.

Both groups came together to put on a smokeout event to encourage smokers to quit at the Mall at Turtle Creek. Members of the Leadership board helped pass out goodie bags with ways to help people break the habit.

"If you are a current smoke we allow you sign up for the stomp out smoking hotline and you'll get a little care package with that," said Craighead County Youth Leadership Board Member, Nathan Walters.

All care packages given were free to the public.

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