PH student finalist in commercial contest

Posted on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 10:37 am

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Left to right: Michelle Gary, Mass Communication Teacher; Jake Harris, contest finalist; and Wanda Bibb, Patrick Henry High School principal.

Jake Harris, a Patrick Henry High School student, has been selected as a finalist in the CBS 6 NOT4Me Commercial Contest.

Regional students were asked to submit a 20 second video explaining why underage drinking is simply, not for them as part of the NOT4Me video challenge sponsored by Loveland Distributing and CBS 6. The winning video will premier Live during the 56th Annual Grammy Awards Jan. 26.

The grand prize winner receives a $1500 cash grant and his/her teacher will also recieve a $1,000 cash grant. The goal of the NOT4ME PSA is to help curb underage drinking in Central Virginia.

The winner will be selected by online voting now through Jan. 12. To view the entries and vote, visit: http://wtvr.com/2013/08/27/not-4-me/.

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