Three arrested during search warrant

At approximately 05:00 am, on Tuesday, April 20, 2018, a Narcotics Search Warrant was served at 110 North Hickory St LaBelle which resulted in the arrest of three people. Once entering the residence they found 46 yr old Jonathan David Stucki, 35 yr old Jason Dallas Prince and 39 yr old Melissa Sutton. Hendry County […]

Primate Products center-stage at Circuit Court

On Monday, January 22, Primate Products, the controversial primate breeding facility located in south Hendry County, was again center-stage in Hendry County Circuit Court. The facility has been engaged in litigation initiated by animal rights activists who, for several years, have accused the facility, and others, with animal abuse and creating dangerous conditions for those […]

Court rules in favor of Hendry County

On Oct. 11, Florida’s 2nd District Court of Appeal affirmed Circuit Judge James Sloan’s decision in the Williams Stephens, Carol Grey and Keely Cinkota vs. Hendry County case that Hendry County officials did not violate the Sunshine Law. The original lawsuit was filed by the plaintiffs in 2014 in regard to the county’s allowance of […]