Monticello school sets distracted driving event


Monticello High School will offer a drunk driving and distracted driving education program from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday on the school’s parking lot.

The Arrive Alive Tour from UNITE will conduct the program using a high-tech simulator, impact video, and a number of other resources to educate students about the dangers of drunk driving and texting while driving.

Sponsors of the event include Monticello High School Spanish Club, Monticello High School Teachers of Tomorrow, Monticello High School FBLA, Monticello High School Student Council and several businesses.