If you have old
prescription drugs cluttering up your medicine cabinet, here's your chance to
safely get rid of them.
The Muscogee County Sheriff's Office is running a prescription drug take back week.
According to a recent study, more than seven million Americans currently abuse prescription drugs.
You can drop the pills off at local pharmacies today through Saturday.
J & J Pharmacy
North Columbus Pharmacy
River Road Pharmacy
Also, the Russell County Sheriff's office is collecting prescription drugs on Saturday at their office in east Alabama.
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