Local high school honored

POSTED: 5:07 PM May 10 2013   UPDATED: 5:40 PM May 10 2013
BLUFF CITY, Tenn. -

Sullivan East High School’s Health Occupations Students of America organization will be honored on Monday, May 13 for winning a statewide competition to increase seat belt usage by teenagers

The ceremony will be held at 1:30 p.m. in the school’s theater at 4180 Weaver Pike.

Representatives of Bristol Regional Medical Center’s trauma department and WellmontOne Air Transport will present a trophy from the state to the group for winning the Battle of the Belt contest.

The trauma team worked with Sullivan East students to make the campaign a success.