South Dakota Drug Demand Reduction Program recognized by the Secretary of Defense
TThe South Dakota National Guard’s Drug Demand Reduction (DDR) program was awarded the Secretary of Defense Community Drug Awareness Award at the Pentagon Hall of Hero’s in Washington, D.C. Friday, Oct. 22.
Accepting the award are (from left to right) Lt. Col. John Holter, SDARNG J3, Maj. Bob DeJong, SDNG Counterdrug Coordinator, Sgt. 1st Class Kristi "Cricket" Palmer, SDNG West River Drug Demand Reduction, Mr. John Morse, Chief Functional Officer TRICARE Management Activity, Staff Sgt. David Hughes, East River Drug Demand Reduction, Staff Sgt. Matt Hurney, East River Drug Demand Reduction. (Courtesy photo)