June 24, 2017


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St. Peter Catholic School Students Graduate from D.A.R.E Program

Posted on May 18th, 2017

The Marshall Police Department held a Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) graduation ceremony for students at St. Peter Catholic School on Thursday, May 11. According to a news release,…

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D.A.R.E. Fundraiser Underway

Posted on Mar 3rd, 2017

Proceeds support designated car program. The Monett Police Department is seeking donations to support the Drug Abuse Resistance Education car program. “Monett Police Chief George Daoud has…

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Police D.A.R.E to Bring Back Drug Program

Posted on Feb 24th, 2017

The Nodaway County Sheriff’s Department brought back the county’s Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E) program. The D.A.R.E board was shut down eight years ago, but was brought back Feb.…

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County Starts D.A.R.E. Effort Again

Posted on Feb 12th, 2017

The members of the Nodaway County D.A.R.E. board include, front: Nate Rice, Marla Finney, Melissa Grace, Ken Grove; back: Marilyn Jenkins, Victor West, Randy Strong and Rick Smail. Not pictured: Rita Carroll, Robert Rice, Bill Meiners and Jason McDowell. There are a few members who have not been appointed yet.

The Nodaway County Sheriff’s Department re-instated the county’s DARE board which met on February 6. In photo (click to view the full image): The members of the Nodaway County D.A.R.E. board…

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“In the hands of this child”

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

Clever D.A.R.E. graduates perform a skit at the January 20, 2017 graduation ceremony

Clever Middle School students graduate from D.A.R.E. In photo: Clever D.A.R.E. graduates perform a skit at the Jan. 20 graduation ceremony. Rows and rows of Clever students sit on bleachers in…

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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 Advocacy 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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