Ingomar’s 5th graders graduated from the D.A.R.E. Program sponsored by the Union County Sherriff’s Department this past week.

In the class, Deputy Tressa Hester educates the students on making decisions and the effects they can have on them as well as the people around them. Lorabell Faulkner gave an overview of the lessons they have been taught during the ceremony.

Students are asked to write essays about what the class has meant to them with a winner being chosen. Rivers Ashley was that winner.

Senior Swayze Browning, former D.A.R.E. graduate and essay winner, encouraged the students to make wise choices.

Graduates include:

Mrs. Cassie Taylor’s Homeroom – Makynlee Dillard, Parker Dillard, Aidyn Dixon, Elena Emerick, Alex Gullick, Colton Jackson, Eden Kelly, Symphani Mack, Callie Madonna, Mallory Matthews, Isabella McMillen, Jaden Nesbit, Cade Robins, Chase Seawright, Peyton Wray.

Mrs. Lindy Weeden’s Homeroom – Shakira Bradley, Alanis Carter, Izzie Edwards, Jacob Garner, Sadie Hernandez, James Marc Key, Olivia King, Adam Potts, James Raines, Marlee Seawright, John Allen Thompson, Brianah Voyles, Ella Hart Wilbanks

Mrs. Janet Hall’s Homeroom – Ellie Kate Andrews, Rivers Ashley, Dillon Davis, Lorabell Faulkner, Brody Hutchens, Caleb Norton, Rylee Kate Raney, Katie Reed, Ansley Robbins, Alondra Romero, Peyton Weaver, Carter Weeden, Taniyah Welch

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30 Years of Dedication and Service to the Drug Abuse Resistance Education Program of Ohio & D.A.R.E. America

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On Wednesday evening, June 15, 2022, Lloyd Bratz & Rafael Morales of D.A.R.E. America were on hand for the state of Ohio’s D.A.R.E. Awards Banquet which was held at the Kalahari Resort & Conference Center in Sandusky, Ohio. At the banquet Officer Donald A. Wilson of the Springboro Police Department and Officer Ralph E. Tanner Jr. of the East Lake Police Department were recognized and presented with an award for the 30 Years of Dedication and Service to the Drug Abuse Resistance Education Program of Ohio & D.A.R.E. America.

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