Drug Court will be the topic of a Leadership Beaufort Alumni Association forum next week.
The "Treat 'em or Jail 'em, Repeat Drug Offenders and Solutions" event is open to the public and slated for March 17 at the Holiday Inn Beaufort.
Scheduled panelists include attorney Bruce Marshall, Judge Carol Ruff, Beaufort County Detention Center director Phil Foot, Alcohol & Drug Abuse Department executive director Bud Boyne and treatment counselor Judy Lohr. A question-and-answer session is planned.
The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a cash bar and hors d'oeuvres, followed at 6 p.m. by a one-hour program.