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Retro Bill Visits Cooper County Schools

Posted on Jan 3rd, 2017

Retro Bill, a world-renowned motivational speaker, talks to students at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic School on Wednesday. His message was simple, but yet life-changing for many students.

He's been called Elvis, but Retro Bill is nothing like him, he is his own person. This is the message that Bill has brought to millions of children across the United States, 'be kind and be your own…

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D.A.R.E. Kids Answer the Call for Help

Posted on Dec 4th, 2016

D.A.R.E. Kids Answer the Call for Help

When Beaufort Elementary students were challenged to help veterans, they went beyond the call of duty and shattered a record along the way. Fifth-grade D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education)…

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McDonald County Sheriff Michael Hall Re-Elected After Tuesday’s election

Posted on Nov 14th, 2016

ANDERSON, MO - Hall is in the process of making short term and long term goals for the next four years, and already has some ideas. One is to hire more detectives. Another goal is to have the…

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D.A.R.E. to Begin in Camden County

Posted on Oct 11th, 2016

Celebrity Mascot Daren-the-Lion with D.A.R.E. America

CAMDENTON, Mo -- Children within Camden County will soon feel the benefits of D.A.R.E., the Drug Abuse Resistance Program. A press release from Camden County Sheriff's Office announced its…

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YAB Members Participate in Creating PSA Video to Promote D.A.R.E. myPlaybook High School Curriculum

Posted on Jul 5th, 2016

Recently 12 select members of our D.A.R.E. Youth Advisory Board participated in creating a public service announce (PSA) video to promote D.A.R.E. myPlaybook High School Curriculum. All 12 YAB…

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Charged Up: The New Nixa D.A.R.E. Car is a 2013 Dodge Charger

Posted on Jun 22nd, 2016

The new Nixa D.A.R.E. car is a 2013 Dodge Charger with a telltale paint job that D.A.R.E. Officer Brent Forgey said will catch the attention of students when he holds presentations. The new…

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Ferguson D.A.R.E. Officer and School Principal working together to insure a brighter future for the children of Ferguson

Posted on Aug 12th, 2015

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D.A.R.E. segment begins at 1:35. From Nine Network. Producer Ruth Ezell visits Central Elementary School in Ferguson, Missouri during celebrations marking its 135th anniversary and learns about…

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Sedalia’s Finest Takes Flight with the Finest

Posted on Jun 18th, 2015

From sedaliademocrat.com. Photo: Sedalia Police Department Officer Derrick DeSalme prepares to board a Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon on the Whiteman Air Force Base flight line for a flight…

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North County Intermediate holds D.A.R.E. graduation

Posted on May 31st, 2015

From Daily Journal Online. Photo (Click for full view): Essay winners Darren Ryal, James Snider, Cameron Lee, Mya Borden, Kayla Lord, and Adeline Layton are pictured with Deputy Gary Carver…

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D.A.R.E. class includes 170 graduates

Posted on May 31st, 2015

From Daily Journal Online. Photo (Click for full view): Eight students receive medals at West Elementary's D.A.R.E. graduation Thursday for the essays they submitted as part of the program.…

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