By Becky Barnes, Editor
and Josh Shepherd, News writer
It’s a local trend that has officials concerned.
Since the beginning of 2014, law enforcement has seen a climb in drug overdoses and suspect that many of those can be attributed to heroin.
Incidences of apparent heroin abuse and treatments for overdoses in Harrison County are “at levels that I have never seen before,” commented Christina Buckler, RN, Emergency Department manager for Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH).