Overdose Awareness event
An event commemorating National Drug Overdose Awareness Day is 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, at Bear Creek Baptist Church. Hosted by Celebrate Recovery, the event includes speakers from law enforcement and local governments, the medical field, local pastors and members of Celebrate Recovery. There will be a balloon release during Mitchell’s home football game as well. Call Joshua Wise at 828-385-0061 or Jessica Williams at 828-467-7243 for more information.