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October 23, 2012

Narconon Arrowhead gives presentation at local school

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McALESTER —

The release most of the staff members of Narconon Arrowhead are former drug addicts.
“Most of our staff members are former addicts and we share an equal drive and purpose in life,” according to the press release.
The presentation has not yet been given to the elementary school students, according to Canadian Elementary Principal, Christy Lackey. 
“I don’t have anything set up with them, yet.” Lackey said. 
 Principal Rattan said he has worked with Narconon for several years. He said several of his students have parents who work at the Narconon facility.
He also said during the assemblies, the speakers stay strictly on drug education and awareness. 
“It was purely educational,” Rattan said.
“Any message we can get across to our students to help them not abuse drugs is good,” 
Meanwhile, according to the press-release the goal of the Narconon education program is stop all use of medications.
“We plan to put ourselves out of business one day by eradicating drug use completely,” the release states.
Contact Jeanne LeFlore at jleflore@mcalesternews.com.

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