Operation Medicine Cabinet returns May 14
Operation Medicine Cabinet returns to the High Country May 14.
In conjunction with Hazardous Household Waste Collection Day, area residents are encouraged to dispose of unwanted drugs , including outdated or unused prescription drugs, over the counter medications, syringes or other medical supplies, at four available take-back locations in Watauga County.
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. that Saturday, collection locations will be available at the Foscoe Fire Department and the three Food Lion stores in Watauga County: The Blowing Rock Road store in Boone, the U.S. 421 Deep Gap store, and the Blowing Rock store.
In Ashe County, the collection will be held on Saturday, June 11, in conjunction with Ashe County's Hazardous Household Waste Day. Medications can be dropped from off from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Jefferson Food Lion, the West Jefferson Ingles and the parking lot across from the Life Store Bank in Warrensville.
To find out more about the event, visit DrugTakeBackDay.com.