Issue 39

COUNT IT, LOCK IT, DROP IT EVENT IN ROBERTSON COUNTY

Tennessee is 3rd in the nation for prescribing opioids. In 2016, there were 1,186 opioid overdose deaths in Tennessee, which ranks Tennessee 13th in the nation. Reported cases of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) has increased in Tennessee over the past decade with the most common source of NAS from legally prescribed medication.

SRTLC 4-H CHOPPED CHALLENGE

Shelby Brawner, Extension Assistant/Grant Manager The judging panel for the Chopped Challenge consisted of five individuals: Sabrina Sammons from United Healthcare, Heather Mullinix from the Crossville Chronicle, Will Dalton from…