This is the first in a monthly series of articles from Partnership Carson City.
Remember when meth was a problem in Carson City?
Well, it still is.
So are prescription-drug abuse and heroin. But when I got involved with Partnership Carson City more than six years ago, the No. 1 menace was methamphetamine.
It wasn't an exaggeration to say that most people in town had heard of somebody - a friend, a relative, the son or daughter of a neighbor - who was strung out on meth.
We went to work to make the community aware of the problem. At …