Neighborhood Watch: Drug Take Back Day; Owensboro’s ‘Run From the Cops 5K’

Neighborhood Watch: Drug Take Back Day; Owensboro’s ‘Run From the Cops 5K’

TRI-STATE (WFIE) - The Federal Drug Enforcement Agency’s National Drug Take Back Day is Saturday.

A lot of law enforcement agencies in the Tri-State are participating. They will be accepting your expired or unused medications.

Check you local agency for drop off locations.

Here’s your chance to run from the cops and not get arrested.

The Owensboro Police Department’s Run from the Cops 5K is also on Saturday.

If you haven’t registered, it’s not too late. You can do it online or in person tomorrow morning from 7-8 a.m.

OPD is encouraging everyone to dress up in their best cop or robber outfit for a chance to win a special prize. The 5K will start at 8:30 a.m.

Getting to know your neighbors is a good way to keep the neighborhood safe. And what better way is there to do that than at a huge yard sale.

The Old Hickory Estates Neighborhood Yard Sale in Newburgh started Friday and will continue on Saturday. The hours are 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

More than 35 homes are participating.

Old Hickory is across from Castle High School on State Road 261.

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