National Take-Back Day scheduled for Saturday

Do you have any unused medication you would like to discard? You will have an opportunity on Saturday, April 26, 2014. The National Prescription Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible way to get rid of unused or expired medication. Last October, Americans turned in 324 tons (more than 647,000 pounds) of prescription drugs. This service in free and anonymous, no questions asked. Here's a list of the following drop off locations:Tuscaloosa County:Hours: 10 a.m. To 2 p.m.Northport Civic Center 3500 McFarland Blvd Northport, AL CVS Pharmacy (Five Points) 4260 University Blvd Tuscaloosa , AL K-Mart 635 Skyland Blvd Tuscaloosa, AL Bruno's Foods 2001 McFarland Blvd Tuscaloosa, AL Etowah County:Hours: 10:00 a.m to 2 p.m.Location: East Gadsden WalmartFor a list of other sites, go to