Posts With Keyword ‘KC STAAR’

KC STAAR a Success

Posted: Friday, August 3rd, 2012 at 6:22 am

With the help of a federal grant a public awareness program in Keokuk County has seen substantial results.

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Social Host Ordinance in Effect for Sigourney

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A Social Host Ordinance recently went into effect for the City of Sigourney.

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KC STAAR Students Visit Capitol

Posted: Sunday, February 5th, 2012 at 6:23 am

14 students from Sigourney who are part of the KC STAAR Program visited the capitol to meet with similar groups as part of the Alliance of Coalitions for Change.

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KC STAAR Fund Raiser Key in the Program’s Activities

Posted: Friday, October 21st, 2011 at 6:23 am

KC STAAR has finished their recent online auction fund raiser and has come close to their goal.

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KC STAAR Reports Decline in Teen Binge Drinking

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The KC STAAR Program is reporting a considerable decline in alcohol consumption among students in the area school districts they operate.

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Student Organization Online Auction About to End

Posted: Thursday, September 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

An auction to raise funds to promote awareness of alcohol abuse prevention by a group of Keokuk County students is about to end.  The KC STAAR Project, or Keokuk County Schools Tactics on Alcohol Abuse Reduction, is a group of about 60 students in the four Keokuk County school districts that encourage their peers to avoid alcohol and promote safety.

Project Director Lynne Zoulek says this fundraising effort involves an online auction much like eBay.  She says some of the items up for auction have included jewelry, gift certificates, vacation packages, and local sports memorabilia.

It started two weeks ago and ends tomorrow at 9:00 p.m.  For the link to the auction website, look here.

Online Auction Raising Money for Student Organization

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A group of students promoting awareness of alcohol abuse prevention is putting on an auction to raise funds.  

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Dispose of old Medication in Keokuk County Today

Posted: Saturday, November 13th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Keokuk County organizations are teaming up to help dispose of old, unwanted and expired medications this weekend.

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KC STAAR Kickoff a Success, Still Recruiting Members

Posted: Thursday, September 16th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The First KC STAAR Action Team meeting was held September 14th and attendance was higher then any previous meeting. 

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