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OPIOID CRISIS: Forum tackles addiction epidemic (video)

Education, community involvement seen as key to addressing crisis A panel of experts discussed the opioid addiction epidemic in Ohio on Wednesday night, as part ... Read more

2 years ago by Heath Harrison.

OPIOID CRISIS: Drug courts have goal of rehabilitation

Although it just recently got started, Lawrence County’s drug court, lead by county common pleas judge Andy Ballard, has already started making a difference in ... Read more

2 years ago by Dustin Melchior.

OPIOID CRISIS: The human side

First responders, recovery groups focus on treating those addicted While law enforcement has been trying to curb the flow of illegal drugs causing Ohio’s opioid ... Read more

2 years ago by Heath Harrison.

OPIOID CRISIS: How did we get here?

Many factors lead to the epidemic in our region, state No area ever sets out to be known as part of anything as bad as ... Read more

2 years ago by Mark Shaffer.

OPIOID CRISIS: Opioids can be natural or man-made substances

With the continuing drug epidemic in our region, and throughout the country, specifically dealing with opioids, it is important to understand the different types of ... Read more

2 years ago by Dustin Melchior.

OPIOID CRISIS: An introduction to region’s epidemic

Opioid addiction has been a topic of news coverage in Lawrence County and our surrounding areas for a long time. As our region has suffered ... Read more

2 years ago by Scott Schmeltzer.

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