The Henderson County Sheriff’s Office's school resource deputies will hold a pill takeback on Dec. 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sam's Club in Hendersonville. This event provides residents a convenient and safe way to dispose of old medications. Participants can drive through and hand off their medications or visit the table manned by HCSO staff.

This event is open to the public. You do not have to be a Sam’s Club member to participate.

Accepted medications include prescription pills, capsules, ointments, vitamins, liquids in their original containers, inhalers and patches. Radioactive chemotherapy medications and sharps/needles/EpiPens cannot be accepted.

Residents can bring medications to the Sheriff’s Office lobby, 100 N. Grove St., every Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.