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Be a HERO and Take the Pledge Like Shelby

We filmed our new commercial at the annual Ocean City HERO Walk on October 2, 2016, featuring Shelby, the Horne family and many other HERO supporters. Check it out here! #BeAHERO and take the HERO Pledge today.  

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HERO’s Fall Launch at Keeneland

  The HERO Campaign registered 75 new HERO Pledges by fans at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, KY over the weekend. Members of the Kentucky State Police staffed the HERO Campaign’s designated driver pledge table from October 7-9 at the start of Keeneland’s fall meet. This is the third season Keeneland has promoted the HERO Campaign’s designated  … Read more


OCEAN CITY – Jessica Tracy is an unwilling member of a club bonded by tragedy. In 2010, Tracy’s cousin, Chad Michael Horne, 22, was killed in an accident involving a drunk driver. So on Sunday, Tracy, along with family members, walked on the Ocean City Boardwalk in the John R. Elliott HERO Walk as a  … Read more

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At Large With Tom Williams: Bill Elliott Turned Tragedy Into Triumph

Bill Elliott has a booming bass voice. When he was news director at WMID Radio early in his career, his voice would vibrate the speakers. That continued during his years in public relations with Shore Medical Center, Atlantic Electric and Richard Stockton College, including a weekly television show on TV-40. You always think of that  … Read more

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HERO Campaign Chooses Three Jimmy Buffett Concert Ticket Winners

The winners of the Jimmy Buffett concert tickets were randomly chosen and announced this morning. Congratulations to our three winners: Carmen Leuzzi, Theresa Gladden and Carolyn Flem. Thank you for taking the HERO Pledge! We hope you have a wonderful time at the concert. The concert ticket giveaways don’t end here! Take the HERO Pledge now through August  … Read more

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HERO Campaign Offers Membership Card to Designated Drivers

Pomona, N.J. – The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign is taking its efforts to prevent drunk driving to a new level with the launch of its HERO Bar and Tavern program this summer. The campaign, which promotes the use of sober designated drivers to prevent drunk driving tragedies, is recruiting bars and taverns along the  … Read more

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