Adding color, awareness

Photo by Deb Gau

Teal ribbons are being displayed on light poles in downtown Marshall to create awareness about Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Jessica

VanIperen, left, and Elaine Ladwig are shown hanging a ribbon Tuesday afternoon. Street lights in the downtown area will display the ribbons throughout April. VanIperen is the coordinator of the Lyon County S.M.A.R.T. (Sexual Assault Multidisciplinary Action Response Team), and Ladwig is the Lyon County program director of New Horizons Crisis Center.