DARE Officers and Nighthawks visit Ben Milam Elementary

ben milam fotorOfficers Danette Sheehan and Kris Henning visited with the 5th graders at Ben Milam School today. The students are about to graduate from the DARE program.  The officers were joined by Mark Watley of the Nighthawks football team and team owner Andrew Carnes.  Officer Danette and Officer Kris talked with the kids about resisting peer pressure and remembering that decisions have consequences both good and bad.  Mark talked to the 5th graders about teamwork both in sports and the classroom, being a positive influence in school, and not getting distracted from your goals. He also spoke about how if you see a friend or classmate struggling in the classroom lend them a hand.

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