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RCMS Students Learn the Dangers of Vaping

Vaping

Nationwide, about 10% of middle school students in 2019 reported use of electronic cigarettes based on (2019 National Youth Tobacco Survey).  Below, Mr. Carl Varney with Operation UNITE presented to RCMS 6th, 7th, and 8th graders on Thursday.  He explained what an E—cigarette is and how it works.  He also explained the effects on the brain… Continue Reading RCMS Students Learn the Dangers of Vaping

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RCMS UNITE Named Club of the Year

unite club of the year

Operation Unite Region 4 Coalition Coordinator Carl Varney presented the RCMS Unite Club with the Regional Middle School Club of the Year Award.  This is the 11th year for the club to win this award.  Pictured with Mr. Varney are the Blasting Rockets Unite Club officers Anna Chaliff, Allie Payne, and Leigha Crutcher.

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RCMS Unite Club Members Spread Christmas Cheer

unite club christmas

The RCMS Blasting Rockets Unite Club wanted to spread some Christmas cheer to those who may especially need some this year.  The group made Christmas cards to send to those who are battling addiction this season and may not get to spend time with their families.  Thanks to the group for thinking about others!

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Rockcastle ASAP Donates Books to RES Media Center

Rockcastle ASAP recently donated books to the RES Media Center. No Thanks, But I’d Love to Dance and Smoking Stinks, both which encourage young readers to find better things to do than smoke. These books talk about the effects of smoking tobacco and how they damage our bodies.

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RCMS UNITE Club Members Participate in Community Celebration

2019 RCMS UNITE Club

The RCMS UNITE Club sends a special thank you to 8th graders Kynna Cass, Bailey Bullock, Alyssa York, and Emma Ballinger for representing the Club at the annual Rockcastle UNITE Community Celebration on Thursday.  Among their other duties, the girls performed a skit about the dangers of vaping and accepted recognition on behalf of the… Continue Reading RCMS UNITE Club Members Participate in Community Celebration

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RCMS UNITE Club Purchases Equipment with Award Money

I've Got Better Things to Do

The RCMS Unite Club used their Club of the Year Award money to remind students that they have better things to do than drugs!  Each team at RCMS received a bag of equipment to use outside during incentive times.  Pictured is Unite Club Captain Hallie Brown and Secretary Riley Sherrow presenting the Adventurers bag of… Continue Reading RCMS UNITE Club Purchases Equipment with Award Money

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RCMS Awarded Unite Club of the Year

Congratulations to the RCMS Unite Club on winning their 10th Middle School Unite Club of the Year award.  The club is recognized state-wide for their efforts in promoting a drug free life.  Operation Unite’s Carl Varney presented the award at RCMS on Tuesday to the club officers:  Carson King, Leigha Crutcher, Kendra Barnes, Riley Sherrow, Holleigh… Continue Reading RCMS Awarded Unite Club of the Year

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Forest Quillen Speaks to RCMS Students

Forest Quillen & Unite Club Officers

Forest Quillen spoke to RCMS students during Red Ribbon Week to encourage character and promote drug-free living. Unite Club officers Kylie Martin, Hallie Brown, Destiny Adams, and Haley Thacker are pictured with Forest after he spoke to the student body.

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RES UNITE Club Participates in Leadership Rally & Community Celebration

The RES UNITE Club participated in the Rockcastle UNITE Coalition Leadership Rally and Community Celebration, “Life Counts” on Thursday evening. These student members have pledged and committed to staying drug free by being an active force in their communities and school. We are so proud of the stand they are taking and their leadership in… Continue Reading RES UNITE Club Participates in Leadership Rally & Community Celebration

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2016-2017 “I Am UNITE” Scholarship

We at UNITE are excited to announce continuation of the “I Am UNITE” Scholarship for the 2016-17 school year.  This $1,500 need-based scholarship will be provided to a minimum of 20 high school seniors in our region to be used for post-secondary education expenses.  These seniors must be a current or former member of a… Continue Reading 2016-2017 “I Am UNITE” Scholarship

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