Drug Take-Back event on Saturday
Don’t let your unused prescription drugs fall into the wrong hands. On Saturday, October 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with Ashland Police Department and the Department of Public Works, will conduct a Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. This event is sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration- Office of Diversion Control. The Mechanicsville Solid Waste Center, 7427 Verdi Ln, Mechanicsville, VA 23116, and the Ashland Police Department, 601 England St, Ashland, VA 23005, are the collection sites. Bring your pills for disposal (Sites cannot accept liquids, needles or sharps, only pills or patches). The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.