Drug take back successful

Fayette County Sheriff Mike Fridley, right, and the Fayette County Sheriff's Department announced another successful period of pill medication take back. Thousands of various pills have been turned in to the Fayette County Sheriff's Department for collection and destruction, according to Fridley. These pills were turned in by people who no longer required them, located old found pills, expired pills, etc. The pills will be destroyed by the Drug Enforcement Administration office in compliance with federal standards. The FCSD maintains a medication drop-off vault in the Fayetteville office at all times. You may turn in unwanted medication Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.