Community leaders calling on local houses of worship to help address the opioid epidemic.
The Holy Friendship Summit will be held in May. The two day conference hopes to bring communities together to partner up in fighting opioid abuse.
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — First Tennessee Development District Director of Workforce and Literacy Initiatives Lottie Ryans issued a call to action Tuesday for churches of all denominations to help those in the throes of opioid addiction.
Ryans and community leaders from Bristol, Virginia, Kingsport and Johnson City, Tennessee and doctors from Duke University…