THOMASVILLE — Sgt. Jim Griffin, Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) coordinator, drove this 2004 GM Hummer to Thomasville for this week’s Georgia D.A.R.E. Officers Association summer training conference. The vehicle was purchased with drug-seized funds. The conference, sponsored by the Thomas County Sheriff’s Office, began Monday and ends Friday.