There are reasons that Virginia is known as the “birthplace of a nation”. It has been a prime force in United States’ history and its influence has continued to this day.
Virginia is the site of Jamestown. Founded in 1607 it was the first permanent English settlement in North America.
The state was the birthplace of the first president of the United States, George Washington and eight presidents in all were born in Virginia.
The state emblem describes Virginia’s temperament when the Revolutionary war ended with the British surrender in Yorktown, Virginia in 1781.
That same temperament must prevail today as the state is faced with another enemy. The availability of major drugs and resultant abuse is on the increase in Virginia.
Mexican drug traffickers from North Carolina are bringing cocaine into Virginia and the use of heroin in the upper middle class suburbs is on the rise.
Marijuana, also an import to the state is widely available throughout the state.
Ecstasy, once primarily a drug of the dance club and rave scene, is spreading to all categories of race, age and socio economic status in Virginia.
There is effective ammunition available – as many people in Virginia, who were formerly addicted, have learned. The Narconon program with its high success rate has helped several Virginians become drug free and productive. You can see their success stories here:
It pays to be drug free in Virginia – There is beauty to be enjoyed in the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Shenandoah Valley as well as opportunity.
Today Virginia continues to influence the country through her strong universities, industry and several government agencies such as the Department of Defense and CIA.
50 percent of the country’s internet traffic is carried by data centers in Northern Virginia, dubbing the state ‘the internet capital of the world.”
The unemployment rate is 6.7 –one of the lowest in the nation.
For those individuals in Virginia who are in the throes of addiction – there is hope. The Narconon New Life program is here to help you become drug free and productive, so you too can take advantage of all the opportunity available in the great state of Virginia.