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Several used needles and suspected meth residue found Durden charged with operating ‘drug house’ at Hosford home

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor A man accused of running what deputies called a “drug house” was charged with maintaining a public nuisance and possession of drug paraphernalia after a search warrant was served on his mobile home, according to a probable cause affidavit filed with the Clerk’s Office. The residence, located on NE SR […]

Altha woman facing meth charges after traffic stop

A 46-year-old Altha woman was arrested Thursday night in Bristol after she was found with methamphetamine, two glass pipes and a large amount of cash, according to a report from the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office. Liberty County Deputy Bobby Revell pulled over Tanya Ellen Barrentine around 10:25 p.m. at SR 20 and Myers Ann Street […]

Blountstown woman arrested on meth-related charges

A 23-year-old Blountstown woman is facing a trio of meth-related charges after a Blountstown Police Dept. Investigator pulled her over Friday after seeing her go the wrong way on a one-way street and noticing that her car windows were heavily-tinted. Stacey Rudd drove on Lockwood Avenue and then turned onto Jeffrey Street, where her Ford […]

Two men charged with making methamphetamine near Kinard

A tip that methamphetamine was being cooked at 3199 SW Marcus Barbee Road resulted in the arrests of two men Thursday night, according to report from the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies Nick Keller and Scotty Norris joined Gulf County Investigator Greg Skipper at the residence, located south of Kinard, around 8 p.m. As they […]

Burke charged with conspiracy to make meth

A woman who wanted her boyfriend to move out took care of it by calling the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office and reporting that he was making methamphetamine. Deputies were called to a Fuqua Circle home following a disturbance on Aug. 15, where a woman showed them ingredients and debris from the meth-making process that had […]