Safety…

phMKGunSafetyGlassForMESStudentsSteve Balloga, pictured standing, and Justin Blagg assisted the Meeker Police Department in presenting the Eddie Eagle Gun Safety Program to the third- through fifth-grade students at Meeker Elementary School last week.

Balloga and Blagg shared their real-life experiences and how their wounds have affected their lives. Meeker Police Lt. Phil Stubblefield said the program is based on teaching kids who find unattended guns to “Stop,” “Don’t Touch,” “Leave the Area” and “Tell an Adult.”