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St. Helen School (OH) D.A.R.E. Graduation

Posted on Jan 19th, 2017

The D.A.R.E. essay contest winners are (l to r) Liam Grzywinski and Madeline Martin Kosier, with runner-up Paige Fisher. They are with their D.A.R.E. officer, Deputy Roy Lundstrom.

On Jan. 10, the sixth-grade class at St. Helen School celebrated the completion of the D.A.R.E. program conducted by Deputy Roy Lundstrom during the first semester of study. This completed…

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Leaders in Harrison County return for Another Term

Posted on Jan 1st, 2017

Sheriff Joe Myers (in photo) said, “We've applied for a couple grants with the governor and the (Attorney General’s) Office. They want us to get our D.A.R.E. officers back into the schools, so we're going to apply for that grant, hopefully we can get it again.”

HARRISON COUNTY, Ohio — Some of the officers who will lead Harrison County in the coming years have been sworn in. The men taking an oath on Tuesday have already served at least one term at…

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Deputies Deliver D.A.R.E. Program’s Message at Lake

Posted on Jan 1st, 2017

Stark County Sheriff's Deputy Laura Blackstock, school resource officer at Lake Elementary, leads a D.A.R.E. class of fifth-graders at the school. (CantonRep.com / Julie Vennitti)

School resource officers promote drug education in Lake Local's multi-layered approach. HARTVILLE - The Lake Elementary classroom was packed with fifth-graders fresh off a holiday weekend, a setting…

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D.A.R.E. Program Holds Graduation

Posted on Dec 19th, 2016

Three D.A.R.E. essay winners at Paulding Elementary received awards. From left are Sheriff Jason Landers, winners Joshua Funez, Ella Gorrell and Maci Kauser, and D.A.R.E. Deputy Mendez

PAULDING – The Paulding County Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. program held its graduation for Paulding Elementary fifth graders on Dec. 5. Each student was required to write an essay before they…

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D.A.R.E. Officer Makes Course ‘Fun But Informative’

Posted on Dec 4th, 2016

Emily Griffith, Chloe Fry and Isaiah White were given special recognition at South Central's sixth grade D.A.R.E. graduation for their exemplary essays on the program's lessons.

GREENWICH — South Central recently graduated 61 from their first in-school D.A.R.E. program. Photo (click to view full image): Emily Griffith, Chloe Fry and Isaiah White were given special…

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Work with D.A.R.E. Program Nets Honor for Columbus Officer

Posted on Dec 4th, 2016

Kimberley Myhand, at left, and Cpl. Angela Florence with honors during a Nov. 4 ceremony at the Public Safety Center

Locating a missing child was a lot easier with Cpl. Angela Florence coordinating the D.A.R.E. To Be Great Summer Camp’s Roster. After a parent came to the camp looking for the child, Florence…

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Norton Police Department’s D.A.R.E. Program Gets New Vehicle

Posted on Nov 19th, 2016

NORTON — The D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program in Norton got an updated look recently, thanks to Fred Martin Superstore. On Nov. 8, the business donated a new 2016 Ram Big Horn…

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Students Raise Money for Thanksgiving Food Baskets

Posted on Nov 19th, 2016

Shelby County Sheriff John Lenhart, left, and Daren the D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Lion mascot sort through groceries and help prepare several food baskets which will be delivered to…

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SRO to Implement D.A.R.E.

Posted on Nov 3rd, 2016

FAIRBORN — The Fairborn Police Department is pleased to announce that School Resource Officer Nathan Penrod graduated on Sept. 30 from the State of Ohio D.A.R.E. instructional program. Penrod…

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D.A.R.E. Program Begins 28th Year in County

Posted on Oct 5th, 2016

SIDNEY — Shelby County Sheriff Lenhart has announced he will continue his support of the local school systems and children by continuing the office’s D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education)…

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