Budget time tough

Floyd County Supervisors are expected to follow their regularly-scheduled first meeting of the month Tuesday with a budget work session that should reveal a little of what our local government will need to meet and pay expenses for the new fiscal year that begins on July 1. A requests for budget increases come in from […]

Legal drugs lead to heroin

Americans are increasingly addicted to prescription pain killers and that addiction is leading to a resurgence of heroin use in this nation because the drug can kill pain and is cheaper than legal medications like Oxycontin. That’s what law enforcement officers who deal with the growth in illegal drug use say and the increase in […]