April 13, 2013 | Vol. 94, No. 87

Safety tips offered as prom season begins

Prom season kicks off tonight with Wakefield-Marenisco High School’s prom at the Wakefield VFW. Seven area proms will be held through May 11. School and other public officials have tips for precautions to make sure the celebrations stay safe and everyone has a good time.

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Katie Perttunen/Daily Globe
MELODY SAUBERT, Wakefield-Marenisco School’s junior prom advisor, puts finishing touches on a table Friday at the Wakefield VFW in preparation for prom.

For Wakefield-Marenisco, once the teens are at the prom site, they must stay there until it is over, as they will not be readmitted if they leave, said Melody Saubert, W-M high school secretary and junior prom advisor.

For the past 15 years, Ironwood’s prom has had its meal beforehand on site, which ensures that the stu...