August 18, 2017
DONATE

Oregon

Welcome to Hometown Oregon

Images from Hometown Oregon

Click images for larger view

Recent Hometown Oregon Posts:

D.A.R.E. Adds Bullying and Critical Thinking to its Program

Posted on Sep 8th, 2016

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. - Central Point School Officers say the program D.A.R.E. is adding bullying and critical thinking to its program. They say in past years the program only covered drugs and…

Continue Reading

Salem D.A.R.E. Newsletter June 2016

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

Download the Salem D.A.R.E. June 2016 Newsletter Building Strong Foundations for the Future Over thirty years ago, D.A.R.E. was launched and quickly became the most successful school-based,…

Continue Reading

Pot at the Polls: Oregon, Alaska Cast Pivotal Votes on Legal Marijuana

Posted on Nov 4th, 2014

From NBC News. The future of marijuana hangs in the balance as voters go to the polls on Tuesday. Residents of Oregon and Alaska will decide whether to follow Colorado and Washington, which in…

Continue Reading

Outlook for states’ pot legalization measures goes from solid to shaky

Posted on Nov 1st, 2014

Mothers and others who oppose marijuana legalization in Oregon talk to reporters. (Gosia Wozniacka / Associated Press). From Los Angeles Times. With pot sold openly to any adult who wants it in…

Continue Reading

Salem-Keizer Assures Completion of School Safety Drills

Posted on Sep 3rd, 2014

From KOIN.com. SALEM, Ore. (KOIN 6) — Salem-Keizer School District officials said standards for school safety drills will be met this school year. In June, the Statesman Journal reported that…

Continue Reading

If Oregon legalizes marijuana, how will it keep roads safe?

Posted on Aug 31st, 2014

The scene of the crash on July 21, 2013. Police charged Samuel Martin Kitto, a 19-year-old Astoria man, with assault and driving under the influence after he fell asleep at the wheel and veered into…

Continue Reading

Julia Clark

Posted on Mar 10th, 2013

I first learned about D.A.R.E. in the 5th grade, our D.A.R.E. officer Craig Seibel did a good job describing the dangers of drugs and alcohol and encouraged us to follow the right path to be strong…

Continue Reading

Salem Teen Will be Oregon D.A.R.E. Advisor

Posted on Oct 3rd, 2007

Salem-News.com - October 2007 (SALEM, OR) - Salem Police say they are proud to announce that a local student and graduate of the D.A.R.E. program has been selected to serve as an advisor on…

Continue Reading

Tigard Battles Drugs on All Fronts

Posted on Jan 31st, 2007

The Times - January 2007 (TIGARD, OR) — Meth and other drugs are among us, devastating the lives of users and impacting the lives of people whose paths they cross, such as crime victims — that…

Continue Reading

Students Face Peer Jury for Illicit Drug, Alcohol Offenses

Posted on Oct 8th, 2002

Medford Mail Tribune - October 8, 2002 Teens in Ashland, Ore., are trying out a new alcohol and other drug policy that features high-school students as judge and jury. The new court was used for…

Continue Reading