December 10, 2016


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Seguin PD Expands D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on Oct 5th, 2016

Seguin Police Department's D.A.R.E. Vehicle

The Seguin Police Department has “D.A.R.E.ed” to change lives for more than two decades. From the in-school sessions with D.A.R.E. Officer Hope Vasquez to the Halloween Safe House, Seguin…

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D.A.R.E. Officer Goes Above and Beyond for Her Students

Posted on Sep 7th, 2016

Olga Keese, D.A.R.E. America Officer of the Year

Students in Pecos are learning more than just math and science. A local police officer works full time as a D.A.R.E officer. Officer Olga Keese teaches young students the dangers of drug and…

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DWI Arrests Continue to Decrease in Wichita Falls

Posted on Aug 18th, 2016

Jeff Hughes

Officer Jeff Hughes said, “The D.A.R.E. program is really good about educating students on the dangers of drinking and driving and drugs.” WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) - DWI arrests in Wichita…

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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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Seguin PD’s D.A.R.E. Program Hosting 7th Cinderella Ball

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

Seguin D.A.R.E. 7th Cinderella Ball

There is a call for kings and princesses to attend a royal ball. The Seguin Police Department’s D.A.R.E. Program is hosting the 7th annual Cinderella Ball from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, June 24…

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High School Students Remodel a Home for a Single Mother

Posted on May 6th, 2016

High School Students Remodel a Home for a Single Mother

PECOS - Many people know all about the D.A.R.E. program. It’s an organization that helps kids stay active in the community and off drugs. Volunteers from that program hold an annual project…

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RETRO BILL was Keynote Speaker at the Pecos, Texas D.A.R.E. Graduation

Posted on Jan 25th, 2016

RETRO BILL in Pecos, Texas

The International D.A.R.E. Safety & Self-Esteem Buddy RETRO BILL was in west  Texas (and Home of the World's First Rodeo) recently, where he received a standing ovation as the Keynote Speaker…

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LEAD Supports DA.R.E. in Texas

Posted on Dec 19th, 2015

Texas Lions Club Donation

Lions Club donation for D.A.R.E. program McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara accepted a $2,650 check from LEAD (Lions Effort Against Drugs) of District 2X-3 for the D.A.R.E. (Drug Awareness…

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Pecos Fifth Graders Help Peers in Need from Across the Border

Posted on Dec 10th, 2015

DARE Pecos

D.A.R.E. Officer Olga Keese and her D.A.R.E. students helping D.A.R.E. students in Ojinaga, Mexico.   The article below, as well as the image and video, was originally published on…

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Pecos D.A.R.E. Officer Gives Back to Fellow Policeman

Posted on Sep 4th, 2015

Pecos DARE Officer Gives Back

From CBS7. PRESIDIO - Most of us are well aware of the D.A.R.E program that is usually taught in elementary and junior high. Not only does it teach kids to say no to drugs and alcohol, but it…

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