N.C.'s First Lady Speaks Out About Underage Drinking

WILMINGTON -- During the Azalea Festival weekend, nearly 300 people were arrested for underage drinking. But the problem is not limited to special events.

The statistics regarding young people and alcohol are staggering and continuing to grow. It's a concern for all parents, including North Carolina's First Lady, Mary Easley, who says parents need to get involved in their children's lives, now more than ever before.

To hear WECT's full interview with Mary Easley, click on the video link to the right of this story.