COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A new billboard is on display in Colonie that highlights the dangers of drug use.
“Heroin Kills” is on a billboard along New Karner Road near Central Avenue in the town of Colonie. It was designed by the Colonie High School graphics class.
The image was the winner of the annual contest with Lamar Advertising that focuses on trying to make a change in the community.
The dangerous and deadly effects of heroin addiction hits close to home to the students who lost a 2010 alum to an overdose.