Posted Thursday, October 17th 2013 @ 11am
Chillicothe High School Seniors Ben Haller and Per Petersen are on the campaign trail. The hope, is landing one of three prizes being awarded by State Farm Insurance, 1 of 10 $100,000 grants, 1 of 90 $25,000 grants or 1 of 2 Concerts with pop music icon Kelly Clarkson. Haller and Petersen are members of Chillicothe's Students Against Destructive Decisions which is promoting "Celebrate My Drive". Students 16 and older are encouraged to vote for Chillicothe High School by making a commitment to stop distractions while driving. Haller has been keeping watch. As a cross country runner for the SCOL champion Cavaliers, Haller says he's seen teens and adults alike texting behind the wheel while he and the team train on the city streets. Many times, the drivers haven't seen the runners. You can vote for CHS at www.celebratemydrive.com.