Lackawanna County Coroner Tim Rowland was the featured speaker at a recent meeting of the Rotary Club of the Abingtons. He discussed the children’s substance abuse problem that is rampant throughout the area and a national epidemic. He will also speak at The Gathering Place in an open dialogue, “The Awful Truth,” Thursday, May 10. Free tickets are available by emailing Armezzani@gatheringplaceCS@gmail.com. From left, are Laurie Stephens, Rotary club president; Rowland and Rotarian Dom Scott.