KickButtsDayFaithKingALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - Some of you might not know about National Kick Butts Day.

Central Louisiana students from 53 schools in 7 school districts participated on Wednesday in an effort to prevent tobacco and drug use.

Tioga High School and Alexandria Middle Magnet School were two schools here at home that recognized the day.

A few students at Tioga were chosen to represent the effects of tobacco use, some of those effects could lead to death. During the school's lunch break, students were able to see a tombstone of significant people who lost their lives from tobacco use. Read more at KALB