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Riding shotgun with your teen could save their life

Region 8 News Thursday Evening Update - Some of the stories the Region 8 News department is working on for Region 8 News at 10.

Riding shotgun

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teenagers in the U.S. In fact, teen drivers are three times more likely than adults to be in a fatal crash, but there's a way for parents to ride shotgun with their kids while never setting foot in the car. Diana Davis showcases a way to monitor those risky decisions at ten.

EPC gun incident

Parents of East Poinsett County students are concerned about what they see as a lack of communication from school administrators after learning unloaded guns were brought to campus several months ago. Brandi Hunter has the details of that story on Region 8 News at Ten tonight.

Living dead history

Manila Middle School took their kids to the local cemetery for a history lesson. Some folks dressed up as important (and dead) people from Manila's history to bring to light some decades old knowledge. That story at ten.

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