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Adair County man arrested on marijuana charges

Posted by on Sep 4, 2012

An Adair County man has been arrested on drug charges. According to the Adair County Sheriff’s office 50 year old Anthony Bledsoe of Columbia has been arrested and charged with trafficking in marijuana and possession of marijuana. Bledsoe was lodged in the Adair County jail. The arrest was made Saturday, September 1st, after a tip was received about possible illegal drug activity at a location on Pelhelm Branch Road in Adair County. A quantity of marijuana, cash, other drug paraphenalia and a pickup truck were siezed as a result of a search warrant executed at the Pelhelm Branch Road location in Adair County.

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One vehicle crash claims life of Metcalfe County teen

Posted by on Aug 30, 2012

A Metcalfe County teenager was killed tuesday afternoon, August 28th, in a one vehicle crash in Metcalfe county. According to the Metcalfe County Sheriff’s Office the accident happened when a pickup truck operated by 17 year old Justin Moss of Edmonton ran off the road and overturned. He was not injured. A passenger in the truck, 17 year old Chelsea Anders of Edmonton, was thrown out of the vehicle and died later after being flown to the Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment of injuries. The accident happened on highway 80 in Metcalfe County near the Adair County line.

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