December 16, 2017


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“I will never do drugs because of all I have lost, and I hope you won’t either”

Posted on Jun 5th, 2017

D.A.R.E. Essay Winners Recognized Gabriel Benjamin brought the audience to its feet -- and a tear to the eyes of his listeners -- after reading his award-winning essay at the 12th annual D.A.R.E.…

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Jarrod Wright, D.A.R.E. America Youth Advocacy Board Georgia Representative

Posted on Oct 20th, 2016

Jarrod is a junior at Southeast Whitfield High School in Dalton, Georgia. He enjoys playing sports, and his favorite is basketball. He also loves to volunteer for things like coaching youth teams,…

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Yemassee Police Chief Heading to D.C.

Posted on Jul 14th, 2016

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - We're learning that Yemassee Police Department Chief Greg Alexander is heading to Washington, D.C. for a very special briefing. Two years ago, President Obama commissioned a…

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D.A.R.E. Family Fun Day Focuses on Violence Prevention

Posted on Jul 3rd, 2016

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Thursday was the final day of the annual summer DARE program hosted by the Columbus Police Department. Students went on a number of field trips this year, including Stars…

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‘DARE to be GREAT’ Summer Camp Concludes with Family Day

Posted on Jul 1st, 2016

The “D.A.R.E. to be GREAT” summer camp, designed to teach youth how to avoid danger and drugs, concluded Thursday with a family day at Fort Middle School. The Columbus Police Department’s…

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Southland 5th-graders Graduate D.A.R.E.

Posted on Jun 22nd, 2015

From Americus Times-Recorder. Click image for full view. AMERICUS — The Southland Academy fifth-grade class graduated from the Drug and Alcohol Resistance Education Program on May 1 in the…

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Brookstone holds first D.A.R.E. graduation

Posted on May 2nd, 2015

From WRBL News 3. COLUMBUS, Ga. - Some Brookstone students teamed up with local authorities to understand making right choices. Fifth grade students came together for the school's first…

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Bulloch fifth graders graduate DARE

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2014

From BULLOCH CO., GA (WTOC) - Nearly 400 Bulloch County students graduated the DARE program in a ceremony Thursday morning. The fifth graders completed the semester-long course…

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Police hold Internet Safety Seminar

Posted on Nov 16th, 2014

From Almost everyone is familiar with social media sites like Facebook and Twitter, but have you ever heard of Yik Yak, Poof!, or Kik Messenger? Most kids have, most adults…

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Liberty County Schools kickoff Anti-Bullying Campaign

Posted on Nov 1st, 2014

See the press release. HINESVILLE, Ga. (WJCL) Liberty County schools are stepping up to the plate to say no to bullying. The Liberty County School System kicked off its anti-bullying campaign…

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