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Fifth-Grade Student Wins Kansas D.A.R.E Essay Contest

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – A fifth-grade student from El Paso Elementary School has been named the winner of the D.A.R.E essay contest, according to Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt. Lauren Wilson, a 5th-grade student from Derby Kansas, participated in the Derby...

El Paso Student Wins Statewide D.A.R.E. Essay Contest

Lauren Wilson, a Derby North Middle School student, said she was shocked to be announced as the statewide winner of the D.A.R.E. essay contest. Lauren Wilson says she would have entered an essay contest for the statewide D.A.R.E. program even if it hadn’t been a...

D.A.R.E. Essay Winners Honored by City Council

Great Bend Mayor Mike Allison presents certificates to the latest D.A.R.E. essay winners, fifth graders from the five Great Bend elementary schools, as their teachers watch during the Great Bend City Council meeting Monday night.

Lindsborg Student Wins State D.A.R.E. Essay Contest

Taylor Hinderliter, a student at Smoky Valley Middle School in Lindsborg, was the winner of the 2016 D.A.R.E. Essay Contest. During the past year, Hinderliter participated in the McPherson County Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. program, which culminated in writing an essay about the things they learned in the program. Hinderliter is the daughter of Tom and Gail Hinderliter.

How D.A.R.E. Has Changed My Life

Taylor Hinderliter’s D.A.R.E. essay, How D.A.R.E. Has Changed My Life, was selected as the top essay for the state of Kansas. Taylor is a Lindsborg resident. "Imagine this. You’re at a party and BAM, your best friend falls to the ground and is not responding to..."

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Central Regional Director

Phone: (424) 227-0821
Email: Kim W. Hawkes

State D.A.R.E. Contacts

State D.A.R.E. Coordinator
Special Agent Dave Burlew
Kansas Attorney General’s Office
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (785) 368-8438
Fax: (785) 296-6795

Kansas State Juvenile Officer Association President
Undersheriff Tom Fischer
Stafford County Sheriff’s Office
Email: [email protected]
Office: (620) 549-3247
Cell: (620) 546-5284
Fax: (620) 549-6409

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All Rights Reserved.