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Montgomery County officials examine drug prevention for teens as use soars

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Drug and alcohol abuse is soaring among Montgomery County teens, and county officials are looking for ways to stop it. Emergency calls for oxycodone overdoses doubled in Maryland between 2007 and 2011, state data show, and the number of people seeking treatment for prescription drugs rose from 3,400 in 2007 to more than 7,000 in 2010. Multiple deaths in Damascus and the surrounding area...

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