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‘Let’s rise up and BUILD’

Thousands of people in Lexington are concerned about the city's well-being.

Federal money for opioid crisis a small step forward

Congress is putting record funding into the fight against the nation's deepening opioid drug crisis.

Initiative aims to help prevent drug abuse

Officials in northern Kentucky are announcing a new initiative aimed at helping prevent drug abuse.

Operation UNITE Wins Grant to Combat Drug Abuse in Ky.

The Appalachian Regional Commission has approved a $100,000 grant for Operation UNITE to continue fighting drug abuse in southern and eastern Kentucky.

New State Laws begin June 24

Kentucky General Assembly approved a series of new laws back in March, that will take effect June 24.

Anti-addiction groups call for new FDA chief

Anti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration's top official to step down, saying the agency's policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse.

Scholarships Made Available For Students Affected By Prescription Drug Abuse

Two $1500 scholarships will be offered this school year to graduating high school students whose lives have been impacted by prescription drug abuse.

Eastern Kentucky Community Marches Against Drug Abuse

More than a hundred in Owsley County take to the streets in Booneville with an anti-drug message.

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