Schuylkill County is set to receive hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal funding to expand its drug treatment court.
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., announced Wednesday that he helped secure $400,000 for the county to hire additional personnel to assist with the county court created earlier this year for defendants trying to overcome substance abuse. The county will receive a total of $400,000 over the course of three years.
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