According to a news release, Rep. Tom Bennett and the Iroquois County Sheriff’s Department are hosting a “Prescription Drug Drop-Off” from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 12. Prescription drugs may be dropped off at the sheriff’s office, 550 S. Tenth, Watseka.

Accepted medications include prescription medicines, ointments and patches; pet medications and vitamins. Absolutely no needles or illegal drugs will be accepted.