What Today’s Teens Think About Marijuana

                      With the recent legalization for marijuana in states like Colorado and Washington, teens are beginning to change the way they feel about smoking weed. Studies conducted in the last two years are starting to show that teens consider marijuana a rite of passage in high school and its the safe alternative to harder drugs like heroine and meth. As we... Read more

Alcohol Smoking – New Risk to Youth

alcoholSmoking alcohol is a dangerous practice for anyone and may be even more risky for young people. An impressive body of medical research has established that the adolescent brain is not yet fully developed and is especially vulnerable to the effects of drugs and alcohol.

The mechanism for... Read more

Article from Head of the Nat’l Institute on Drug Abuse

BETHESDA, MD. — From her perch as head of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Nora Volkow watches anxiously as the country embarks on what she sees as a risky social experiment in legalizing marijuana. For those who argue that marijuana is no more dangerous than tobacco and alcohol, Volkow has two main answers: We don't entirely know, and, simultaneously, that is precisely... Read more

4 Arrested – Meth Lab Found

Press Information for Immediate Release… On March 14, 2014 at about 11:47 PM the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant at a residence located in the 6300 E block of SR 120 Fremont, IN. While serving the search warrant an active methamphetamine lab was located as well as several precursors used to manufacture methamphetamine. Purported methamphetamine and marijuana were also located within the... Read more