Allegany County "Cookies & Wassail Day"

"The Allegany County STOP-DWI Program held our Annual Cookies and Wassail Day on Monday, December 12.  This day is presented as an alcohol-free alternative for Christmas parties.  Students from the Cattaraugus-Allegany BOCES in Belmont prepared around 1300 cookies and nine gallons of wassail which were provided to county employees and legislators.  Pictured are Marina Guiney of Cuba-Rushford CS, Maggie Gaylord of Andover CS, Trevor Smith of Cuba-Rushford CS, Jacob Cunningham of Wellsville CS and Chef Joseph Fusco.  Coordinator Linda Edwards also made a presentation to the County Legislature regarding National Impaired Driving Prevention Month and Board Chairman Curtis Crandall proclaimed December as Impaired Driving Prevention Month in Allegany County, urging the citizens of Allegany County to avoid driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs."