D.A.R.E. essay winner named
The Louisiana D.A.R.E. Officers Association top essay for the 2010 – 2011 school year for the state was written by Sarfraz Ahmed, a student at Cedar Creek School. Darby Hollingsworth is Sarfraz’s teacher and the Cedar Creek D.A.R.E. sponsor, and Lt. Sam Chrisman is Sarfraz’s D.A.R.E. officer. Sarfraz was presented the award by the Louisiana D.A.R.E. Officers Association at the annual conference in Lake Charles on July 14.