Calvary Lutheran students learn from former sheriff to “say no”

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Former Cole County Sheriff Greg White addressed students Monday, Nov. 13, 2023, at Calvary Lutheran High School in Jefferson City as part of the school's regularly scheduled speaker series. This month's theme was "Learning to Say No" and pulled on White's experiences as a law enforcement officer and as an ordained minister to have examples of how his failth has and continues to lead him.
Julie Smith/News Tribune photo: Former Cole County Sheriff Greg White addressed students Monday, Nov. 13, 2023, at Calvary Lutheran High School in Jefferson City as part of the school's regularly scheduled speaker series. This month's theme was "Learning to Say No" and pulled on White's experiences as a law enforcement officer and as an ordained minister to have examples of how his failth has and continues to lead him.

It can be hard to say no to bad decisions when the person asking is your friend.

That's what Calvary Lutheran counselor Trina Lieb heard once from a student, and it prompted Calvary Lutheran to host events like Monday's "Learning to Say No."

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