Walgreens contest gives teens a chance to express their creativity

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) - From bullying to sexting, drug and alcohol abuse, being a teenager in today's world presents plenty of challenges. The Walgreens Expressions Challenge is a contest for kids to express themselves about issues facing young people.

The Walgreens Expressions Challenge is open to teenagers 14 to 18 years of age. Winners will receive cash prizes for themselves and their schools.

Arika Parr, community outreach organizer for the Expressions Challenge, visits Fox 2 News in the Morning to discuss how the challenge helps guide students toward better life choices about their overall health and well-being.