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State Superintendent Richard Ross praises Debra McDonald, the 2014 Ohio Teacher of the Year, during a surprise recognition ceremony at Wayne County Career Center Wednesda. (Doug Livingston/Akron Beacon Journal)
After losing her nursing license, an Akron woman felt like she had hit rock bottom. So when her friend offered a drug she claimed was even better than the Vicodin she was taking, the former nurse figured she had nothing left to lose.