Motivational speaker Retro Bill spoke about ways to recognize and deal with bullying and pressure to use illegal drugs during a presentation at the Williamson Center in Fairfield on Tuesday. Retro Bill told students that at times it was important to rely on the...Read more . . .
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ELLSWORTH – The drug battle in Hancock County is shifting to elementary schools. An old ally in the drug war is being enlisted to teach kids the dangers of drugs. The official name is Drug Abuse Resistance Education. It’s known as the D.A.R.E. program. It’s more...
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Sen. Scott Cyrway, R-Benton (ME), was presented with the 2016 Daryl Gates Lifetime Achievement Award at the International D.A.R.E. Training Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, July 19. The award is given annually to a D.A.R.E. officer “who has distinguished themselves...
Regional School Unit 13 Superintendent John McDonald. Rockland Police Chief Bruce Boucher, Knox County Sheriff Donna Dennison, and veteran retired educator Tom Mellor will be on the committee looking at dealing with the substance abuse problem in the Rockland area....
State D.A.R.E. Contacts
State D.A.R.E. Coordinator
Scott W. Cyrway
Cellphone: (207) 485-1308
Home Phone: (207) 453-7787