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The Intersection of Poverty and Drugs in Appalachia


It seems as though drug and alcohol abuse go hand in hand with poverty in America. On this hour, we'll focus on the intersection of drugs, alcohol and poverty in Appalachian Ohio.


  • Julia Keller (author and Pulitzer Prize winning journalist)
  • Ed Hughes (Director of the Portsmouth Counseling Center)
  • Jack Frech (Director of Athens County Job and Family Services)

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Click here for more information on A Killing in the Hills by Julia Keller.