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16 hours ago
Walmart introduces additional measures to help curb opioid abuse

The world’s largest retailer introduces additional measures to help curb opioid abuse.

5 days ago
Police: Opioid deaths in Chattanooga hit all-time high in 2019

Overdose deaths in Chattanooga have marked the highest number recorded in 2019, according to figures just released by the Chattanooga Police Department (CPD). WTVC. Last year, there were 64 ... See more

6 days ago
Photos from DrugFree WilCo's post

Congratulations to Gillian Fuhrmeister for receiving the Governor’s Volunteer Stars Award! Gillian serves as the Youth Sector Representative for DrugFree WilCo & President for our (YPC) Youth ... See more

1 week ago
NewsChannel 5 Nashville

Parents are urged to warn their kids of drug and alcohol dangers early on.

1 week ago
What are Puff Bars?

If anyone thought the new flavored e-cigarette regulations were going to solve the youth vaping epidemic, they haven’t heard of Puff Bars.

Mimicking the popular e-cigarette JUUL, disposable Puff Bars are a type of vape that contain high levels of nicotine and come in many youth-appealing flavors.

1 week ago
Lebanon Police Department

From the desk of Chief Mike Justice:

Nothing is more heartbreaking in our profession than being tasked to deliver a message to a loved one about a death in the family. Like many cities across the ... See more

1 week ago
Citizens in Nashville trained how to administer naloxone for overdose victims

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- According to the most recent numbers from the CDC, 70,237 people died from drug overdoses in the U. S. in 2017. Opioids, mainly synthetic opioids, are the main driver of those ... See more

2 weeks ago
Candy containing ecstasy, fentanyl found on the street in Millersville

MILLERSVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The Millersville Police Department is warning parents to be extra vigilant when it comes to their children's candy.

2 weeks ago
Timeline Photos

Resource cards now available thanks to Jaime Harper! Wilson County and DrugFree WilCo thank you. #opiodresources #recovery

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