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fter recent overdose deaths in Hamilton County, different agencies are coming together to figure out what they can do about the opioid crisis.
Tennessee Department of Health data shows deaths from drug overdoses increased in 2017.
The City of Cleveland is seeing an increase in crime compared to previous years.
According to health experts, 1,186 people died from overdoses in Tennessee in 2016.
It is National Opioid Awareness Day and events were planned all over the nation as well as right here in the scenic city. News 12's...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Federal data shows the number of senior citizens in Tennessee who are hospitalized due to painkillers has more than tripled over the last decade.
In order to combat the opioid epidemic in the Tennessee Valley, doctors and first responders have had to take different approaches.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee health officials say the state hit a record in drug overdose deaths in 2015.