09 October 2012
WabashCountyTeens to Learn the Realities of Texting and Driving
WHAT:          AAA, Crossroads Bank, Insurance One and Wabash County high schools partner together to address the dangers of distracted driving. Teens will prove to themselves in a safe setting through the use of AAA’s distracted driving simulators how difficult it is to text and drive. Community business partners Crossroads Bank and Insurance One will encourage teens to take the pledge to drive safely.     
WHEN:          Wednesday and Thursday, October 10-11, 2012
WHERE:       Northfield High School                                  Manchester High School                    
                        154 W 200 N                                                  One Squire Dr.
                        Wabash, IN                                                     North Manchester, IN
                        October 10; 8:30 a.m.                                     October 10; 12:30 p.m.
                        Wabash High School                                      Southwood High School
                        580 N Miami St.                                             564 E. State Rd. 124
                        Wabash, IN                                                     Wabash, IN
                        October 11; 7:45 a.m.                                     October 11, 1:00 p.m.
WHO:             AAA
                        Crossroads Bank
                        Insurance One
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AAA Chicago is part of The Auto Club Group (ACG), the second largest AAA club in North America.  ACG and its affiliates provide membership, travel, insurance and financial services offerings to approximately 8.5 million members across 11 states and two U.S. territories, including Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Dakota, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands; most of Illinois, Minnesota and a portion of Indiana.  ACG belongs to the national AAA federation with nearly 53 million members in the United States and Canada. Its mission includes protecting and advancing freedom of mobility and improving traffic safety.