Athens Elks #973 Works To Make Community Safer on Drug Take Back Day

Athens Elks Lodge #973 partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Athens Police Department to hold the annual Drug Take Back Day in Athens, Ohio, at the lodge parking lot. Over 135 pounds of unused, unwanted, and expired medications were collected to be disposed of properly. 

Also pictured are Reserve Officer Dave Williams, Athens Police Department (and Elks SC District Drug Awareness Chairman)and Officer Rick Olexa at the collection site.

Pictured are Athens Elks Lodge #973 Secretary Randy Denny with Athens Police Officer Rick Olexa at the drug take back event.

Pictured are Athens Elks Lodge #973 Secretary Randy Denny with Athens Police Officer Rick Olexa at the drug take back event.

Pictured are Reserve Officer Dave Williams, Athens Police Department (and Elks SC District Drug Awareness Chairman)and Officer Rick Olexa at the collection site.

Pictured are Reserve Officer Dave Williams, Athens Police Department (and Elks SC District Drug Awareness Chairman)and Officer Rick Olexa at the collection site.