May 26, 2015

Bay Elementary receives award from D.A.R.E program

Posted on May 23, 2015 by in Arkansas, Hometown, News

From WMC Action News 5. BAY, AR (KAIT) – A group of Bay Elementary students were recognized for being “the best of the best.” Ms. Johnson’s 5th grade class at Bay received a plaque from Deputy Jamey Carter with the Craighead County Sheriff’s Department on Thursday. This group of kids ranked highest of any Drug Abuse Resistance […]

132 Carbondale middle schoolers graduate from D.A.R.E.

Posted on May 23, 2015 by in Hometown, Illinois

From KFVS 12. Photo: Detective Lam (right) and Officer Mathis (Left) spoke about the importance of the DARE program to the graduates. (Source: Carbondale Police Dept.) CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) – On Tuesday, May 18, 132 students from the sixth grade class at the Carbondale Middle School graduated from the D.A.R.E. program. The goal of the […]

D.A.R.E. Graduation Held at DeKalb County School Coliseum

Posted on May 23, 2015 by in Alabama, Hometown

From WEIS Radio. Photo (click for full view): SRO’s – Tony Wayne Blackwell, Terry Baird, Craig White, Renee Ramos, Chip Richards, Sheriff Jimmy Harris, Tony Bartley, Paul Bell, Tim Rector, Sherry Johnson, Jim Chambers, and Mary Waters. DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris reports that the May 14th D.A.R.E Graduation at the DeKalb County School Coliseum was […]

D.A.R.E. Day at the Dow Diamond in Midland a happy affair

Posted on May 23, 2015 by in Hometown, Michigan, News

From Midland Daily News. Photo: Seibert Elementary fifth-grader John Caszajenko, right, leads the pack as Meridian fifth-grader Jilliam Todd, center, and Caszajenko’s classmate Andrew Gilbert follow behind during a bouncy horse race during D.A.R.E. Day on Saturday at Dow Diamond. Some chose to linger at the bounce house, while others raced inflatable horses or enjoyed a kickball […]

Warsaw D.A.R.E. Program Celebrates Newest Grads

Posted on May 17, 2015 by in Hometown, Indiana

From Last night, students from every elementary school in the Warsaw Community School Corporation district gathered for the annual D.A.R.E. Graduation Ceremony at the Manahan Orthopaedic Capital Center in Winona Lake. Around 550 kids from Jefferson, Claypool, Lincoln, Eisenhower, Leesburg, Washington, Madison, Harrison Elementary schools and Sacred Heart Catholic School were graduated from the program […]

D.A.R.E. Grads Learn About Making Choices

Posted on May 17, 2015 by in Hometown, Maine

From More than 100 fifth-grade students at the Knowlton School in Berwick graduated from the D.A.R.E. program Monday. Photo: The Outstanding D.A.R.E. students from Knowlton School in Berwick, Maine, pose for a photograph during graduation Monday afternoon. From left are: Erin kinsey; Liam Sullivan; Ryan Abbott; Alice McFarland; Isaac Hayes; Bianca Caterino; Andrew Pike; Kelvin […]

CCS Students Graduate from D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on May 16, 2015 by in Hometown, Ohio

From Bellefontaine Examiner Online. Click image for full view. A total of 19 Calvary Christian School fifth-graders recently graduated from the DARE program offered at the school by Bellefontaine Police Officer Andy Kennedy. Officer Kennedy and Bellefontaine Police Chief Brandon Standley hosted a ceremony for the students, and the pupils each received a T-shirt, certificate and […]

Students Graduate from D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on May 16, 2015 by in Hometown, Indiana

From Current in Zionsville. Photo: ZMS fifth grader Taylor Osterling reading essay. For Boone County Sheriff’s Department Capt. Deb Martin, teaching children about Drug Abuse Resistance Education — or D.A.R.E. — has been a long-time pursuit. “It’s about decision-making,” Martin said. “It’s about choosing whether to use drugs or not.  It’s about choosing about whether to play […]

Georges H. Primeau D.A.R.E. Class Graduates

Posted on May 16, 2015 by in Alberta, Canada, Hometown, Hometown International

From The Morinville News. Photo: The reception line congratulates Georges H. Primeau student and DARE program graduate Davry Armstrong. Click image for full view. Georges H. Primeau held their Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Graduation for Grade 6 students Friday. The five classes of students lined up to receive their certificates and to be congratulated by Morinville […]

A Tribute to Retiring Staff Sgt. Mike Casault

Posted on May 9, 2015 by in British Columbia, Canada, Hometown, Hometown International, News

By Mayor Mary Giuliano. From The Free Press. Photo from I recall listening as Mike Casault taught the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program at Isabella Dicken Elementary School (IDES). Friendly and approachable to children and parents, Casault said hello when passing by in his police car and spoke to individuals in. Casault is […]