A number of new laws have taken effect in Tennessee this month.
Since ignorance of the law is no excuse, it behooves us to keep track of these new regulations.
For the most part it seems like the new laws will be beneficial to those in Roane County.
Prescription drug abuse is a big issue in our community. It’s hard to find a local household that has not been touched by this problem whether it is because a family member is addicted or because the household has experienced crime related to addiction.