Magoffin

Magoffin ASAP/Drug-Free Communities UNITE Coalition

 

Coalition Meetings

6 p.m. on a quarterly basis on the third Monday of that month (March, June, September, December) at the Magoffin KY-ASAP building, 132 East Mountain Parkway, Salyersville.
 

Mailing Address

132 East Mountain Parkway, Salyersville, KY 41465
 

UNITE Coalition Coordinator

Ashley Akers Shepherdaakers@centertech.com, 606-889-0422 (work), 606-213-3556 (cell)
 

Board Coordinator

Carolyn Isaac – 606-349-5483, carolyns.isaac@ky.gov
 

Coalition Officers

  • Chair – Ronald G. Gullett, 606-349-2129
  • Vice-Chair – Jill Ward, 606-349-5117
  • Secretary/Treasurer – Sharon Green

 

REACH support group

The REACH Recovering Addicts Team for those who struggle with substance abuse meets 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. every Wednesday at the REACH office, 1099 Parkway Drive, Salyersville. For information contact Diane Rudd, 606-349-3733 or reachrudd@yahoo.com
 

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Bath County News


A reason to say no to drugs

A reason to say no to drugs

MT. VERNON – A new drug prevention initiative designed to provide youth another way to resist peer pressure to experiment with drugs was launched in Rockcastle County Tuesday, October 14. The “Give Me A Reason” program – a collaborative effort by the Appalachia High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (AHIDTA) and Operation UNITE – will provide free saliva-based drug test kits to parents...

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UNITE Clubs of the Year announced

UNITE Clubs of the Year announced

Fourteen anti-drug UNITE Clubs in schools across the Fifth Congressional District have been named “Clubs of the Year” for their outstanding efforts and accomplishments during the 2013-14 school year.     UNITE Clubs receiving recognition are: Region 1: Mt. Vernon Elementary – Rockcastle County Rockcastle County Middle – Rockcastle County Rockcastle County High –...

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1,600 pounds of pills collected

1,600 pounds of pills collected

Residents across southern and eastern Kentucky brought 1,656.3 pounds of pills to drop box sites as part of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s 9th National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. “Operation UNITE collected unwanted or outdated drugs from each of the 42 drop box locations in our service region,” noted Dan Smoot, president of the anti-drug organization. “Combined with the...

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UNITE collects nearly 1 ton of pills

UNITE collects nearly 1 ton of pills

Nearly 1 ton of outdated or unwanted medication was collected from 42 medication dropbox locations across southern and eastern Kentucky during the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s eighth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day this past weekend. The 1,933.2 pounds of prescription and over-the-counter drugs filled 114 cartons. This total does not include any medications brought to other...

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Hope Wall to be displayed in Magoffin

UPDATED 2-1-14 SALYERSVILLE – “When you see all these people who have battled substance abuse and are now in recovery it makes everything worthwhile,” Magoffin County Sheriff Carson Montgomery said Friday, glancing at the UNITE Hope Wall now on display at the Magoffin County Judicial Center. Montgomery was joined Friday, January 31, by 36th Judicial Circuit Court Judge Kim Childers, UNITE...

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