Drug-Dealing Mo. Sheriff Faces Arson, Burglary ChargesTommy Adams was sheriff of Carter County when the crimes allegedly occurred. He is accused of breaking into two homes. The arson charges allege that he set fire to his own home and two others
Ex-Sheriff Gets 12 Years on Drug Charges in Mo.Ex-Carter County Sheriff Tommy Adams pleaded guilty to drug possession and distribution charges on Monday in a plea deal with the Missouri Attorney General's office.
Ex Missouri Sheriff Could Get 10 Years for Stolen FirearmsTommy Adams also faces state drug charges.
Snake Bite Kills Southeast Missouri Man The Carter County sheriff says a man died after being bitten by a copperhead.
More Elk on the Way to MissouriThe elk are scheduled to arrive at the refuge area of Peck Ranch on May 18 from a capture site in eastern Kentucky.
Ex-Sheriff Now Faces Cocaine and Meth ChargesAdams was arrested in April and resigned as sheriff a short time later.
Charges Dropped for Deputy Tied to Sheriff in Meth Case Carter County Sheriff and chief deputy were both arrested in April.
Ex-Missouri Sheriff Accused of Dealing Meth Pleads Not GuiltyA former Missouri sheriff is free on bond.
Missouri Sheriff Accused of Distributing Meth The 31 year-old is jailed on a $250,000 cash-only bond.
Elk Conservation Plan Proves ControversialThe state Conservation Commission has approved a plan to restore wild elk in a 346-square-mile protected zone.