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Peer groups help students connect with conversations on addiction. more

Jan 26, 2016 3:24 PM News

"Wake up" Breakfast

Erica Techo

The Addiction Prevention Coalition held a "Wake Up" breakfast to discuss drug addiction. more

Jan 14, 2016 12:21 AM News

Sandor Cheka

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"The more we talk about it, the more attention we give it," Hoover police Capt. Gregg Rector said. "I think that’s a plus.” more

Dec 28, 2015 5:01 PM News

Dalton Smith

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Dalton Smith shares his story of heroin addiction and recovery. more

Nov 25, 2015 2:55 PM People

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Erica Techo

Shades Crest Baptist Church hosted a "Whatever It Takes" breakfast Tuesday morning to facilitate conversations about substance abuse in the Hoover community. more

Aug 4, 2015 9:54 PM News

Hoover Police Department

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According Deputy Coroner Bill Yates of the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office, there were 129 confirmed heroin deaths last year, compared to 58 in 2013. more

Jan 22, 2015 8:30 PM News

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