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Miss Arkansas to be Tuesday’s Parade Marshall

Saturday, November 28th, 2015

christmas parade2015 Miss Arkansas, Lauren McDaniel will serve as parade marshal for Monticello’s 22nd annual Christmas parade on Tuesday, December 1, at 6:00 pm.

Lauren will also be attending a pre-parade reception at Union Bank from 5:00- 5:45 pm, along with the annual holiday open house at the Drew County Historical Museum, immediately following the parade.

Choirs from area schools will be preforming at the museum while guests enjoy refreshments, tours and visits with Santa.

Make plans to meet Miss Arkansas and enjoy the holiday tradition of our annual Carols of Christmas Parade, which will begin at 6:00 pm in downtown Monticello on December 1.

Holiday Dumpsters

Friday, November 27th, 2015

trash bag 2Due to the holiday season, the City of Monticello has announced that dumpsters will be located at the Fire Station and McCloy Park, for extra trash.

Lost Pets in Ladelle – Praries Area

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Lost in the Ladelle/Priarie area, 2- 6 month old German Shepherd puppies, weighing approximately 50 lbs. One has a red collar and the other has a blue collar. If anyone has information, please contact Robert Bowden at 723-3518. These are family pets and missed dearly.

Have a Blessed Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 26th, 2015

thanks giving cards

MonticelloLive wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving Season.

As most folks take the dayoff, MLive is posting videos from the Community Thanksgiving Service.

Remember, Thanksgiving means more than football and turkey; it’s about taking time to be thankful for all that we have, as individuals, as a community, and as a country.

May God bless you, as we take time to thanks Him, for all he has blessed us with.

DC Band Concert – Dec. 7

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Christmas treeMonday, Dec. 7th at 7 pm in the Drew Central School Auditorium, the Drew Central Bands will present “A Hometown Community Christmas” Band Concert featuring the Beginner Band, 6th-8th Grade Band, and the HS Band.

We are collecting can goods for a local food bank and we will have door prizes between Bands to give away to audience members.

MLive’s Sunday Bulletin

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

MLive is proud to feature all of the local Church activities, revivals, singings, and other events, every Sunday morning, here in the Sunday Bulletin.


Beverly Burks Filing for Re-election as Circuit Clerk

Monday, November 16th, 2015

BurksDrew County Circuit Clerk Beverly Burks of Wilmar has announced her candidacy for re-election in the 2016 general election. Burks, a Democrat, is currently serving her first year in office.

Prior to taking office in January, Burks worked two years as a deputy clerk in the Drew County Clerk’s office and served as editor of the Advance-Monticellonian for 14 years.


How To List Free Classified Ads On MonticelloLive

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

E-mail your non-commercial classified ads to

Include the item description, phone number, price and 1 photo.

For yard sales, include address, along with date and time.

Separate different items into different e-mails.

When your items sells, post a comment under the item telling us it has “SOLD”, and we will remove it from our listings.

Shoppers, for information about classified ads, please call the phone number that is posted in the ad.  Questions & answers won’t be posted.


“Active Shooter Drill” at MJHS, Monday

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

image image imageAt 8:30, Monday morning. Monticello Schools, along with Monticello Police, DTF, AG&F, UAM Police, MFD, SEEMS, MASI, DMH, and other local first responders performed an “active shooter drill” on the campus of Monticello junior high school”.


Sheriff’s Race Draws Opponent

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Jerald Clarke, a veteran officer with the Monticello Police Dept. has filed to run as an independant candidate for the office of Drew County Sheriff, against Sheriff Mark Gober.

Since Gober is runing for re-election as a democrat, the2 candidates won’t go before voters until November, 2016.

Council Meeting Chaos & Updates

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

City Attorney Agrees, “Mayor’s Special Meeting Vote Was Lawful”

Mayor’s Letter & Apology to Council

Tuesday night’s City Council meeting interaction between Mayor Zack Tucker and Alderman Cedric Leonard was the lead story, Wednesday, with a video that has been viewed 1,700 times. The topic of the heated discusion was whether the mayor was legally allowed to cast a tie-breaking vote in the special called council meeting, which sent the $10 million event center proposal the voters on December 8.

That video, along with updates to the issues involved are linked, above.

The day continued with the campaign kick-off event for Yes for Monticello, which will be posted later today.

Happy Thoughts Booth 236

Happy Thoughts Booth 236 Market Place

Reggie’s Lock & Key

Reggie's Lock & Key

Greenscape Nursery

Greenscape Nursery

Custom Truck / Spee-D-Lube

Custom Truck / Spee-D-Lube

Farm Bureau

Southern Quality Construction

Larry & Lance Kling




Farmer’s Insurance

Cass Martin Realty

Cass Martin Realty




Malco Theater

City Drug

City Drug

The Computer Guys

DMH We Are Hiring

DMH Job Openings

Cedar Hills Apartments

Monticello Tire (Goodyear)

Monticello Tire (Goodyear)

Razorback Body Shop

Razorback Body Shop

Holiday Inn Express

Booth 7B

Booth 7B

Mt. Tabor

Life Share

A.J. Huffman

Cash Saver Food Outlet

Cash Saver

Ray Ryburn Real Estate

Monticello Realty

Monticello Realty

Monticello Animal Clinic

Monticello Animal Clinic

Mullis Insurance

Sammy Mullis Insurance

The Guest House

The Guest House

State Farm David Funderburg

Re-Elect Bruce Anderson Judge

Union Bank 2

Mr. Bug

Mr. Bug

Bone’s Auto Parts

Bone's Auto Parts