drunk driving

4th of July Travel Safety

As many people finalize their plans for the 4th of July holiday, local law enforcement has a strong warning for everyone: do not get behind the wheel of a car drunk and do not put innocent lives in danger. Montgomery County District Attorney Daryl Bailey says Alabama is now 5th in the nation for traffic fatalities.  One in three of…

Alabama Has 5th Highest Drunk Driving Fatality Rate

Security company offers free ride vouchers for New Years

  TheSafewize group is offering free vouchers for New Year’s rides to the first 100 people to register for them in the five states with the most drunk driving fatalities, including Alabama.   The numbers used to rank the states are based on figures from the National Transportation Safety Board, which also writes: Economic Cost for All Traffic Crashes The…

Maine mascot misses game after pal’s drunken driving arrest

ORONO, Maine (AP) – The University of Maine says the school mascot missed a men’s hockey game because he was a passenger in a car whose driver was arrested on a drunken driving charge en route to the arena. Matt Donahue, an adviser to the local Alpha Delta National Fraternity chapter, which directs the mascot program, said a recent graduate…