1st runner up & Congeniality Winner–Clarissa Pace
2nd runner up–Amanda Nall
3rd runner up & Photogenic–Jessica Russell
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State Farm David Funderburg
Seark Sod Farm
Pines Broadcasting Company
Union Bank 1
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Dan’s Truck & Tire
Monticello Tire (Goodyear)
Secure Storage 2
Holiday Inn Express
Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)
Head of the Class
South Arkansas Business Solutions
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Razorback Body Shop
Lucky’s Of Monticello
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The driver of the Alero, Rodney Ridgell,Â was charged with DWI 2, no proof of insurance, and driving with a suspended license.
Arnold was a passenger in a pick-up being driven by Richard Rudolph, age 20, of Drew County.Â The truck was traveling toward Midway Route, on Old Troy Road, in the area of Firing Range Road, when it crossed the roadway, traveled down an embankment, and struck a “metal carport” break area, where four Price Industries
employees were taking a break. (more…)
Youth Division winner-Simmons Bank Pee Wee Football (more…)
Drew is the daughter of Scott and Karen Higginbotham.
Drew was alsoÂ selected as most photogenic.
Taylor Eubanks was chosenÂ asÂ the 1st Runner Up andÂ swimsuit winner.Â Â Kayla Johnson was chosen as the 2nd Runner UpÂ .
The title of Miss Congeniality was a tie betweenÂ Ashley Aiken and Shaytrese Byers.
Photographs are courtesy of Carolyn at A Noble Photo.
Meals are $10.00 and include fish and all the trimmings and dessert, andÂ can be picked up from 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. A drive thru service will be provided for your convenience.Â Bring ticket at time of pick-up.
We will also be selling lunch meals to businessesÂ until 1:00. Any business please contact SEEMSÂ atÂ 870-367-2300. (more…)
Soon after the terrorists crashed the planes into the Twin Towers in New York City, and most Americans realized that we were not as safe as we all thought we were, country singer Alan Jackson released a song that summed up how a lot of people felt, and how they reacted.
Everyone is welcome to join in, and remember where you were, and what you did that morning, seven years ago.
Grant to Assess Feasibility of Ethanol Production
U.S. Senators Blanche Lincoln and Mark Pryor along with Representative Mike Ross announced Monday that Delta Sweet Sorghum Ethanol Producers, LLC, of Lake Village will receive a $97,500 Rural Development grant from the United States Department of Agriculture. The funds will be used to asses the feasibility of cellulosic ethanol production from sweet sorghum in Arkansas. (more…)
Attention Parents: If there is an emergency at your child’s school that requires campus evacuation, do you know where to pick up your child?Â Â Â Each campus designates a primary relocation site in the event of a school-related crisis.Â Â Â (more…)
Drew County Maintenence Crews are shown here removing a tree from Midway Route, around 5 p.m., Tuesday afternoon.Â
According to reports, the entire western half of Monticello went dark at 9:15 p.m., but power came back on within minutes.
Drew County Judge, Damon Lampkin, earlier today, said that the heavy rains and strong winds that have brought down several trees across the county , throughout the day, and askedÂ for residents to have patience as the county workers are busy clearing other areas. (more…)
Monticello hotel rooms have been booked for several days, and as of Sunday, approximately 400+ Louisiana residents have come to Monticello, in order to escape the wrath of Hurricane Gustav.
Signs have been placed on the south and east highway entrances to Monticello with the phone number to call to reach get information about local services. (more…)
Chance of a Thunderstorm91°/73°
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Cash Saver Food Outlet
Ray Ryburn Real Estate
Monticello Animal Clinic
NorthSide Baptist Church
Jones Custom Backhoe Service, LLC
Tiny Thai Place
The Guest House
Southern Quality Construction
Reggie’s Lock & Key
Union Bank 2
Cass Martin Realty
1. DMH Diagnostic Imaging
Cedar Hills Apartments
Rob’s Rims & Tires 1
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First Presbyterian Church