State Lawmakers Push For Shorter Suicide Hotline Number

first_imgPixabay Stock Image.ALBANY – A group of New York lawmakers are continuing the push for a three-digit suicide hotline number.They want to change the current 11-digit number to 988. They say shortening the hotline and treating it like 911 will save lives.Nationwide, lawmakers are also considering shortening the hotline number to 988.The Federal Communications Commission has also voiced support for the change. State leaders hope to update the number this session. Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)last_img read more

Male Cat-Lost

first_imgMale orange shorthair neutered Cat-Lost. Named Cheeto. Missing from Stoops Road in Dillsboro since 6/14/20. He has a green line tattoo on his lower stomach (hard to see). He is very friendly and desperately missed. Call 621-1488 for details.last_img