This editorial first appeared in The Kentucky Standard in Bardstown.
Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 8:00 am (Updated: February 10, 8:00 am)
Prescription drug abuse is a scourge in Kentucky.
Anyone in denial about the situation needs only look at the statistics. Among young people the problem is growing as the illicit use of prescription drugs outpaces marijuana and the other traditional drugs of choice such as coke, crack and meth.
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