PARIS TN: April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

From left, Tas Smith, Jenny Johnsonius, Susan Hawks, Sandra York and Gary Kenney from the Henry County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) place pinwheels around the courthouse to help raise awareness during April, which is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Martha Campbell, executive director for Henry County CASA, said there are currently 114 neglected or abused children in Henry County through the juvenile court system and 22 of those children have entered the system since Jan. 1.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.