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Journey to Recovery

By Patrick Reed | 2/22/17 5:00 AM For Carl Varney in Greenup County, addiction began with marijuana and alcohol. Then he got in a car wreck in his mid-twenties and was prescribed opioid pain medication. “I already had an addiction
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Addicted Arkansas: Prescription Drug Abuse

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) More than 47,000 people died from drug overdoses in 2014. Arkansas contributes to this statistic, having the 25th highest death rate in the country. Although Arkansas isn’t high on the country’s watch list for heroin, as
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The Story of Albert Theodore Speed

By Matt Burks Albert Theodore Speed Enters the World It was 2 p.m., Nov. 9, 1988. That was the day, the time, that Gary Speed, an up and coming Arkansas lawyer was preparing to see his own flesh and blood
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ASU-Jonesboro hosts ‘Speak Up-Speak Out’ Workshop

“Speak Up-Speak Out” Workshop at ASU On February, 9, 2017, Arkansas State University in Jonesboro hosted the William Christian Doerhoff Memorial Foundation’s inaugural Speak Up-Speak Out workshop and the focus was on the life-threatening dangers of illicit prescription drug use
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