Big money to fight drugs

By: Morgan Schutters Email
By: Morgan Schutters Email
Operation Unite has received a huge donation to fight substance abuse in Eastern Kentucky.

Special Photo Henry County Sheriff Keith McBrayer (right), received the Ed Bridges Community Spirit Award from Leadership Henry on Oct. 20. The award was presented by Bridges’ widow, Joyce Bridges-Paul.

A group that fights substance abuse in Eastern Kentucky has received a huge donation.

Danny Maggard and Steve Barker presented a one hundred thousand dollar check to fifth district Congressman Hal Rogers.

The money was donated by Kentucky River Properties.

Operation Unite will use the money to pay for various drug treatment programs in Perry, Knott, Leslie and Letcher counties.

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