Drug addicts are coming to get sterile needles, but they’re leaving with potentially lifesaving information and referrals and, perhaps most importantly, hope.
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Nine of every 1,000 babies born in Virginia are born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.
ABINGDON, Va. — A Norton-based doctor has been arrested on federal drug charges after authorities said he prescribed medication to patients for his own use.
Indictments unsealed last week in Smyth County Circuit Court revealed the names of 94 individuals charged with drug-related offenses during an April 19 special grand jury session.
Law enforcement officers searching for a man Wednesday in Scott County, Virginia, said they discovered thousands of dollars worth of methamphetamine in his vehicle — a problem authorities say has “exploded” recently in the Mountain Empire.
Highlands Community Services, Southwest Virginia Medical Reserve Corps and the Mount Rogers Health District (Virginia Department of Health) wi…
The Smyth County Sheriff’s Office will hold its Drug Tack Back Day event this Saturday at the Food City in Marion.
The Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid Strike Force, a federal program that recently resulted in 60 arrests across multiple states, is expanding into Southwest Virginia.