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Drunk driving no longer personal matter

Drunk driving can have impacts beyond the initial accident. Photo by Rachel Bush.

February 21, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer When I first got my permit I would panic as soon as my hands touched the steering wheel. My mind would suddenly be bombarded with apprehension and images of serious car accidents. While this fear is normal for new drivers, the root of my panic was far from usual. Th...

Memory of drunk-driving accident gives Sims family cause, direction

Memory of drunk-driving accident gives Sims family cause, direction

February 11, 2013

By Michelle Pitcher Editor-in-Chief It was Christmas night 1999 and a crowd had gathered on Belt Line Road around a fiery crash. Two were dead, and one family would be changed forever. Students are told from the time they are able to drive about the dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol and other...