Alina Snowden in Drug Awareness
September 7, 2023

The New Deadly Duo

Fentanyl is an ongoing issue that doesn’t seem to be going away. Now we're adding a new drug on top of fentanyl and it’s xylazine.


Alina Snowden in National News
March 14, 2023

How Could Fentanyl Get Worse?

Why is the opioid epidemic continuing to get worse year after year, and what is causing this to get worse despite the efforts of government agency’s.


Alina Snowden in National News
March 12, 2023

Xylazine – the Drug that Is Changing Everything

There is a new drug making headlines and yet again, worsening the war on drugs. Many are becoming addicted and are either losing limb’s or dying because of it. What was once only known as an animal tranquilizer is now causing destruction, and it’s name is Xylazine.


Alina Snowden in National News
August 3, 2022

Meth and Fentanyl... The New Speedball

Recently in the news, you hear more about Methamphetamine overdoses. So, why all of a sudden is there a rise in them? The reason is speedballs involving deadly Fentanyl.


Alina Snowden in National News
June 17, 2022

Addiction and COVID

COVID-19 has been an issue for more than two years at this point. Addiction has been an ongoing issue for centuries. There is more media highlighting COVID while much is not being said about addiction.


Aaron in Drug Awareness
June 15, 2020

How Fentanyl Is Accelerating the Opioid Epidemic

The opiate epidemic has been going on far too long. Dealers are putting Fentanyl in the most unsuspecting street drugs, one of which is marijuana. The idea behind lacing cannabis with Fentanyl would be to get the addict to experience a more potent, more euphoric high.


Joe Kertis in Drug Education
August 31, 2018

76,000 Deaths, a Record High

Well, the numbers are in, and it’s not looking good. It’s much worse . Overdose deaths in 2017 have risen an alarming 10% according to the CDC’s preliminary results, to a record-breaking 76,000. The main culprit is Fentanyl.


Joe Kertis in National News
July 29, 2018

Fentanyl for Lethal Injections?

If you’ve been following the news, you may have noticed the recent story about Scott Dozier. He’s a death row inmate in Nevada who’s literally asking to be executed. And he wants them to use Fentanyl.


Aaron in Addiction
October 8, 2017

Not Your Parent’s Heroin

It’s been a long day for officer Chris Green of the East Liverpool Police. He is wrapping up and looking forward to some well-earned time off. He walks into the police station’s break room and one of his co-workers points out dust on his shirt.


Aaron in National News
October 31, 2016

Fentanyl-laced Heroin Worsening Overdose Crisis

Imagine someone who uses heroin, every single day, knowing their limit and what gets them high. They haven’t run into any problems with their drug use, yet. So they have used all their heroin and go pick up more. Except this time, it’s different. They bought the same amount. Used the same amount. But this time, they overdose and die. So what changed?