Community Safety

The D.A.R.E. program is part of the community.  We work with parents, educators, and elected and public officials to keep our children safe and healthy.

Environmental Science After School Program of D.A.R.E. PLUS

Environmental Science After School Program of D.A.R.E. PLUS

The D.A.R.E. PLUS Environmental Science After School Program teaches youth about etymology, conservation, and pollinators. The classes are taught Monday-Friday by Mr. Nathan Hawthorne and Mr. Jim Sherman who have over 30 years gardening experience. Currently the...

Searching for a Brighter Greene

Searching for a Brighter Greene

Nearly a year ago, hundreds gathered in Greene County Courthouse for a town hall meeting to discuss ideas on how to curb the heroin epidemic that has gripped the region. One of the ideas that came out of the October meeting was the formation of the Coalition for a Brighter Greene…

D.A.R.E. Makes a Difference

D.A.R.E. Makes a Difference

Newport D.A.R.E. Officer Bob Spellman, a 15-year veteran of the department, is also on the community-oriented policing team. The D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program has been a part of Newport’s educational system for over two decades. Originally...

Community Safety Day Held

Community Safety Day Held

Beverly-Center held Community Safety Day October 1. Safety sessions were set up throughout the school, with classes visiting and learning about different kinds of safety at each station. Kathy Dodrill from the OSU Extension Office showed students how to be safe in the...

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All Rights Reserved.