Jackson

Lord’s Gym of Jackson County Anti-Drug Coalition

 

Coalition Meetings

6 p.m. on the 2nd Thursday of every month at The Lord’s Gym.
 

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 189, McKee, KY 40447
 

Lord’s Gym

 

UNITE Coalition Coordinator

Carl Varneycvarney@centertech.com, 606-330-1406 (work), 606-594-8144 (cell)
 

Coalition Officers

 

Committee Chairs

  • Business & Industry Relations – Rebecca Koury, 606-287-7601, kouryr@gmail.com
  • Church & Community Relations – Rev. Carroll DeForest, 606-287-2124 (h), bdeforst7@yahoo.com
  • Government & Non-profit Organizations Relations – Carlos Cameron, 606-364-6736 (h), ccameron@centertech.com
  • Board Special Adviser – William O. Smith, Judge-Executive, 606-287-8562 (w)

 

Directors

 

Cowboy Up For Christ

Click on this image to learn about an exciting weekly youth program being offered in Jackson County and proudly supported by Operation UNITE.
 

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Jackson County News


Personal stories of ‘hope in action’

Personal stories of ‘hope in action’

WILLIAMSBURG – Throughout the week, participants in the 9th annual Camp UNITE engaged in fun activities designed to develop leadership and communication skills, promote teamwork and problem solving, instill confidence and trust, and let youth know they do not have to face difficult situations on their own. The underlying theme to camp – there is “Hope In Action” by remaining free from...

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Shoot Hoops camps start June 8

Shoot Hoops camps start June 8

Five free regional Shoot Hoops Not Drugs basketball camps conducted by former University of Kentucky all-star Jeff Sheppard will begin June 8 and continue through June 18. All school-age youth are invited to participate in any of the camps, hosted by Operation UNITE, at the following dates and locations: • Monday, June 8, at Magoffin County High School in Salyersville. • Tuesday, June 9, at...

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‘Celebration’ event set for May 5

‘Celebration’ event set for May 5

America’s drug czar will help Operation UNITE recognize and “Celebrate Successes in Prevention and Education” throughout southern and eastern Kentucky at a luncheon on Tuesday, May 5. Michael Botticelli, director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), will join Kentucky’s Fifth District Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers and Wendy Spencer, CEO of the...

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2015 SHND camps announced

2015 SHND camps announced

Five free regional Shoot Hoops Not Drugs basketball camps conducted by former University of Kentucky all-star Jeff Sheppard will be offered by Operation UNITE this summer. All school-age youth are invited to participate in any of the camps, to be held at the following dates and locations: • Monday, June 8, at Magoffin County High School in Salyersville. • Tuesday, June 9, at Prestonsburg...

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Nancy Hale named President/CEO

Nancy Hale named President/CEO

LONDON – Nancy Hale, a long-time educator and current Co-Program Director of the UNITE Service Corps (AmeriCorps) initiative, will become President and Chief Executive Officer of Operation UNITE effective Monday, February 9. Hale succeeds Dan Smoot, who has been tapped to lead a new drug prevention/education initiative for Appalachia HIDTA (High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area). “I am humbled...

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