Heroin use on the rise – It is all about being pro-active – By: Larry Lawton, President of the Reality Check Program

heroin-addictionLarry Lawton, Founder and President of the Reality Check Program, deals with young people and addiction on a daily basis.

The spread of heroin use is not exclusive to any socioeconomic demographic. What was traditionally viewed as an urban drug – confined to the streets and underpasses of major cities, has now made its way into the confines of small town communities across the country.

The rise of heroin use isn’t necessarily an anomaly. With the recent rise of prescription drug abuse, police and health providers are cracking down on the availability of pills. Oxycontin, one of the most Read More »

The Reality Check Program DVD Review for Troubled Teens Sets Out the Pros and Cons

Overview of the Reality Check Program DVD

The Reality Check Program DVD is a 4 part program. The DVD opens the eyes of the viewer in a way no other DVD does. It is NOT scared straight, it is REALITY.

Reality Check Program DVD for Troubled Teens 4 Parts

The Reality Check Program DVD is Read More »

Reality Check Community Champion Award – So inspiring

Reality Check Community Champion Award

Three very deserving people received the 2014 Reality Check Community Champion Award.

Jim (Jimmy) Stivers, Judge David Silverman and Luke Farmer. Congratulations and Thank You for all you do. You are an inspiration and great role model.

Dr. Frank Filiberto, Jimmy Stivers, Judge David Silverman, Luke Farmer, Larry Lawton

Dr. Frank Filiberto, Jimmy Stivers, Judge David Silverman, Luke Farmer, Larry Lawton

To view all the pictures from the 2014 RCCCA

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The RCCCA is given to individuals who go above and beyond with helping people and their community. A nomination process starts with submissions by foundation board members and the community at large. Once a decision is made, the awards are Read More »

2014 PBA Reality Check Classic a Big Success

The whole staff at Lawton911 and the Reality Check Program would like to extend a big thank you to all the sponsors of this great event. Click Here to see article and sponsors.

A PBA Tour Record for 300 games in one tournament.

2014 PBA Reality Check Classic

Connor Pickford

Connor Pickford

Connor Pickford, tied a south region tournament record by having four 300

Tommy Jones

Tommy Jones

games in one tournament, but it wasn’t enough to overtake Tommy Jones, a perennial winner with fifteen national PBA Tour titles including being the PBA Player of the Year in 2005-06. Tommy also won the 63rd U.S. Open.

Brevard County was represented well with Mike Coffey, (7th) John Donovan, (12th) both cashing winning checks, Sean Hoff (26th) just outside the money and Greg Young Jr. (33) a Team USA member.

Doyle, Young, Lawton, Farber

Doyle, Young, Lawton, Farber

Three member of Team USA were also present and did well. Matthew Farber, (20) Plainview, NY, Kamron Doyle, (16) Brentwood, TN and Greg Young Jr., (18) Viera, FL., Farber, 8th, Doyle, 11th, and Young 33rd. These young bowlers will be representing the United States in the World Youth Championships in Hong Kong in August 2014.  48 countries will be represented.

Bowling and College: Bowling is a letter sport in the state of Florida and colleges routinely give scholarships like any other sport.

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Christina Hardee

Sean Riccardi, the 2013 PBA Reality Check Champion had a good tournament coming in third.

Christina Hardee, one of three women who competed against the men made the final 16 and cashed a nice check.

To see pictures of the 2014 PBA Reality Check Classic, CLICK HERE

Election time is close, why is it so important to vote? By: Larry Lawton, a man who cannot vote

your vote countsAs a convicted felon and man who cannot vote, (A felon’s right to vote will be addressed in an upcoming article) but with 100′s of thousands of followers, it is important Lawton911 and the Reality Check Program help inform the public and our followers on topics that affect them, such as, teen issues, crime, crime prevention, jails, prisons, rehabilitation and parenting.

As a media personality and man with a local, state and national voice and platform, it is important Lawton911 and the Reality Check Program research the candidates and topics. With 100’s of thousands of followers, everyone Read More »