Sylvia’s Story Behind the Story: “The Opioid Epidemic Hits Home”

Recently, I wrote a feature story for a local magazine about how agencies and individuals in Carroll County are addressing the opioid epidemic. I learned that the problem is staggering in the county, state and nation. Apparently, some of the most difficult cases arise when people are prescribed pain medications and may become addicted to them. I learned that those individuals may become so in need of the opioids that they turn to street drugs, which are often mixed with … Read More