Tag: Drug Awareness Resistance Education

DARE Camp pairs summer fun with serious scenarios to set kids straight

Ark City Police Department officers and staff spent several days this week at DARE Camp, teaching middle schoolers about drugs, alcohol and bullying. School Resource Officer Chase Hobart, who is assigned to Arkansas City Middle School, was among the officers on hand to educate the students. Serious discussion topics were […]

Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce gives STAR Award to Walmart

Members of the Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Executive Board overwhelmingly chose Ark City’s Walmart Supercenter as the July recipient of the chamber’s STAR Award. The STAR (Small Trade Achievement Recognition) Award is given monthly to one of more than 300 chamber member businesses in the area. It is […]

ACPD to host annual summer DARE camp

The Arkansas City Police Department once again will host its annual summer DARE camp. The camp will be Aug. 8-12 at Camp Horizon, east of Arkansas City, according to a press release from ACPD. USD 470 students entering the sixth through eighth grades are welcome to attend this free camp. […]

ACPD announces DARE Camp dates for 2016

The Arkansas City Police Department has announced DARE Camp times for this summer. The free camp will be from 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Aug. 8-12 at Camp Horizon. Applications for this camp can be found at the Arkansas City Police Department, 117 W. Central Ave. They are due no […]