National Drug Take Back Day is Oct. 24

WEST CHESTER — Chester County’s Department of Drug & Alcohol Services (CCDDAS) is spreading community awareness for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day taking place this Saturday, October 24th. Organized nationwide by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), National Prescription Drug Take Back Day provides temporary local sites for safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing...

Total of drugs taken off street exceeds estimate

DEA officials said Coatesville collected 85 pounds during National Drug Take Back Day By Kathleen Brady Shea, Managing Editor, The Times Coatesville Police Officer Rodger Ollis seals one of the three boxes of unwanted medicine collected Saturday during the National Drug Take Back initiative. Maybe Coatesville Police Officer Rodger Ollis has been spending too much time in the gym: His 20-pound estimate...