[caption id="attachment_18306" align="alignleft" width="300"]<a href="https:\/\/mountainmedianews.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/13\/2016\/04\/DARE-CES.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-18306" alt="Crichton students with DARE instructor GCSD Cpl. Rick Honaker" src="https:\/\/mountainmedianews.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/13\/2016\/04\/DARE-CES-300x168.jpg" width="300" height="168" \/><\/a> Crichton students with DARE instructor GCSD Cpl. Rick Honaker[\/caption]\r\n\r\n<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">Crichton Elementary School fifth graders recently completed the DARE program in a 10-week course.<\/span>\r\n\r\nThe course was taught to them by Greenbrier County Sheriff\u2019s Department Cpl. Rick Honaker. The course covered a variety of subjects from drug abuse, alcohol abuse, underage tobacco use, conflict resolution, bullying, and making good choices in life. Each chapter was completed with a glossary and defined each weeks key terms.\r\n\r\nThe program culminated in all students who completed the course received a certificate of completion and each submitted a DARE essay. The DARE essay winner received a $50 gift card to GameStop, donated by Butch McQuain of Nationwide Insurance in Charmco.\r\n\r\nThanks to Crichton Elementary school principal Stephania Meadows for allowing DARE to be taught there.