Leland leaders meet to discuss goals for town

LELAND, NC (WECT) - Leaders in Leland met to talk about dollars and sense along with other issues Saturday morning.

Leland leaders met for their annual town retreat, discussing different topics including what they think everyone's role in town government should be. The group also came up with some goals they plan to work on for the upcoming year.

Additionally, the police department wants to start raising awareness regarding prescription drug problems in the area.

Police Chief Tim Jayne says in the past year and a half, there have been five prescription drug-related deaths, and in the future, that's something he wants his department to try to prevent.

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