This past Wednesday, March 23, Radney Elementary School held a special graduation ceremony for over 200 students enrolled in the school’s D.A.R.E program.

The D.A.R.E. program has been taught to grades K-12 in Alexander City schools since 1990 and is a 10-week educational course that teaches children and teens about the dangers of drugs and violence. The initiative is a collaborative effort between law enforcement officers, educators, students and parents.

As part of the completion of the course, students attend a graduation every year and receive a certificate and pin…

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