Taking a Stand Against Drug Abuse

Taking a Stand Against Drug Abuse

Maryville Public Safety Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Officer Ian Myers and Sgt. Rick Smail, who administers the D.A.R.E. program in rural schools for the Nodaway County Sheriff’s Office, are…

134 Students Graduate from D.A.R.E. Program at South Elementary

134 Students Graduate from D.A.R.E. Program at South Elementary

D.A.R.E. Deck – Hailey Deck, a fifth-grader in Mr. Widener’s class receives her D.A.R.E. Graduation certificate from Officer Mark Blankenship during the graduation ceremony at South Elementary School on Thursday, March 22. Kennett’s South Elementary School had...
D.A.R.E. Program Continues to Grow in Missouri

D.A.R.E. Program Continues to Grow in Missouri

In a letter to Illinois D.A.R.E. Training Coordinator Kim Giugler, John Fellows of the Sedalia Police Department provided updates on the D.A.R.E. program in Missouri. He mentioned that D.A.R.E. continues to grow in Missouri, and that Missouri D.A.R.E. offers multiple...
County Starts D.A.R.E. Efforts Again

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

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...
Bloomsdale Elementary Recognizes D.A.R.E. Graduates

Bloomsdale Elementary Recognizes D.A.R.E. Graduates

Before the 2013-14 school year ended, Bloomsdale Elementary School fifth-graders graduated from the DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program of the Ste. Genevieve County Sheriff’s Office. Deputy Jeff McCarty worked with Nanya Gegg’s class; Deputy Stephanie...