Group aims to stop addictions during pandemic

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 12, 2020 7:19 AM CT | Published: July 12, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Within an hour after the launch of a Saturday block party in Frayser, the Street Team for Overdose Prevention had signed up someone in need of rehab, leading one participant to call the event a success. 


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Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd is an arts and culture columnist at The Daily Memphian and program manager for WYXR 91.7 FM. His friends call him "Jay B.," and you can, too.

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