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Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

Gas Shortage Explained

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

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After a couple weeks of dealing with a local “gas shortage,” ML spoke with 2 business owners involved in local fuel sales, yesterday.  One operates a local full-service gas station and the other a fuel distribution plant. (more…)

7 am Fuel Supply

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

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Exxon (Gaines) – Yes
Murphy’s (Walmart) – Yes
Exxon (425) – Yes
Corner Express – Yes
Valero North – Yes
Valero South – No
Valero West – Out
EZ Mart North – Yes
EZ Mart South – Yes
Jenkins – Yes
Northside Deli – Yes

Storm Damage Photos from Snow & Ice

Thursday, March 4th, 2021
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Johnson’s Furniture, across from Walmart.

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Retail & office building, 425 N.

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300 block of N. Main St.

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Highway 278 E., past Tillar turn-off.

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Former gas station, located on E. Gaines St.

With last weeks snow and ice gone, here are some images of awnings that collapsed, due to the weight of the ice and snow.

USPS Delivery Update

Thursday, February 18th, 2021

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MLive just spoke to the Monticello postmaster, who confirmed that delivery trucks from Pine Bluff are not able to make the trip to Monticello, due to weather conditions.

Local mail delivery will not take place in Monticello, today, due to carry your safety.

The post office will attempt to open later today, based on staff being able to make it to work.

Decisions about Friday service will be made in the morning, based on weather and staffing conditions.

Weather Closings

Thursday, February 11th, 2021

Open closed Drew County Courthouse is closing at 10 AM.

Head of the Class will be open, today.

Discovery Children’s Center will be closed Thursday due to the threat of inclement weather.

Proposed City Sign Ordinance -Business, Roadside, LED, Damaged – Video

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021
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At the past two city planning commission meetings, discussion lead to a proposed sign ordinance, detailed in the video below, covering damaged business signs around the local landscape, and regulations specifying upkeep and display of them.

Citizens Bank Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Monday, November 16th, 2020

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Recently, Citizens Bank held their grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony, with the Monticello Drew County Chamber of Commerce, at their new Highway 425 facility, located just north of the 425/278 intersection.

The new location includes a meeting room, which will be a great addition to the city, especially after COVID-19 restrictions ease.

SeaArk Boats Pledges To Support American Workers

Monday, November 2nd, 2020
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SeaArk Boats President, Steve Henderson, signed the pledge alongside Congressman Bruce Westerman, Deputy Secretary of Interior Katherine MacGregor, and Secretary of Arkansas Department of Parks Heritage and Tourism Stacey Hurst.

SeaArk Boats made a pledge to support The White House’s Pledge to American Workers to provide better jobs and working atmosphere. (more…)

Citizens Bank’s New Financial Center Good News for Monticello, Drew County

Tuesday, October 27th, 2020

Citizens Bank has completed construction and has opened its new state-of-the-art financial center located at 236 U.S. Highway 425 North in Monticello.  Consolidating its previous branches in Monticello allows the bank’s staff to more efficiently address the financial needs of consumers, professionals and commercial entities in the region.

A grand opening celebration for the facility will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, and will include remarks from bank and local officials, a ribbon-cutting, a reception and informal tours. (more…)

Interfor 1000+ Days (3+ Years) Lost Time Injury Free

Monday, October 12th, 2020

pic 4We would like to thank and congratulate the team at Interfor Monticello division for reaching the milestone of 1000 days lost time injury free. This is unheard of in the lumber industry and it speaks to the commitment, hard work, and dedication that each individual has shown. We are all very proud of this accomplishment and proud of our team members, their families, and our community for all the support.

Interfor cannot be successful without these individuals and we greatly appreciate you!

Interfor, Start here, Go far!

Citizens Bank Again Ranks Among ‘Best Places to Work’

Thursday, October 8th, 2020

CitizensBankFor the second time in the past two years, Citizens Bank has been named as one of the “Best Places to Work in Arkansas,” according to a survey sponsored by the Arkansas Business newspaper.

The “Best Places to Work” survey and awards program is “designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in Arkansas, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce and businesses,” according to Arkansas Business.   (more…)

UAM Students Awarded Farm Bureau Scholarships

Monday, September 28th, 2020

Farm bureauThe Arkansas Farm Bureau Scholarship Foundation Committee has named the 13 recipients of the $3,000 Farm Bureau scholarships for the 2020-21 school year.

Scholarship recipients are Arkansas residents, members of a Farm Bureau family and enrolled as juniors or seniors in pursuit of an agriculture-related degree at a state-accredited university.

The scholarship recipients from UAM are:

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SeaArk Boats Provides Hurricane Relief Supplies In Louisiana

Tuesday, September 8th, 2020

SeaArkHurricaneReliefOn Friday, the 4th, SeaArk Boats Team gathered and donated supplies for Hurricane Laura victims. The SeaArk Team transported the supply filled to Iowa, Louisiana on Saturday September 5th with the help of the Monticello community.

Caroline Martinez, SeaArk Boats Human Resource Manager, found the need through a Facebook post and in three days gathered enough goods to carry to Iowa Police Department and Living Waters Church. SeaArk Boats provided $750 worth of non-perishable food, along with the manpower to help with the dispersal of supplies.

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425/278 Intersection Roadwork to Close Lanes, 6 pm-6 am

Monday, August 17th, 2020

68F63D4C-4C9F-4C19-88BC-694ED962EFC9 Arkansas sign & barricadeBeginning at 6 PM tonight, and continuing until approximately 6 AM, Tuesday morning, ARDOT will be performing maintenance at the 278/425 intersection, near Ray’s & Walgreens.

Traffic will be detoured, and occasionally stopped, as needed, for grinding and overlaying.

Please prepare for this, as you plan your evening activities.

Workers and barricades will be present, so please use caution.

Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening of Moe’s Beauty Supply & Cell Phone Repair

Monday, August 17th, 2020

6203AB47-DE96-402E-B9A2-34F39131744BThe Chamber of Commerce recently held a Ribbon Cutting ceremony to help celebrate the Grand Opening of Moe’s Beauty Supply, HWY 425 South (next door to AutoZone).

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AK After Hours, Mondays at 7pm On KHBM 93.7

Monday, August 3rd, 2020

AK After hoursYou wanted heavier music, you get heavier music. You want 90s rock? You get 90s rock.

AK After Hours is coming to the Superstation KHBM 93.7 on Monday, August 3 at 7PM.

It’s the stuff we can’t play any other time of day. You never know what you might hear on AK After Hours, hosted by Aaron Kendrick.

Paint & Lighting Plus Inc.

Paint & Lighting Plus Inc.

Bone’s Auto Parts

Bone's Auto Parts

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Mitchell Lumber & Hardware

Mitchell Lumber & Hardware

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Citizen’s Bank

Citizen's Bank

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Ashley County Medical Center

Searcy & Associates 2

Searcy & Associates

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One 11 Southern Graphics 2

ONE11 Southern Graphics

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Ashley County Medical Center

Prescription Pad Pharmacy

The Prescription Pad Pharmacy

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Mr. Bug

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KK Logistics

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UAM Trotter House

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City Drug

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Monticello Animal Clinic

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AM Rental & Sales

AM Rental & Sales

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Ashley County Medical Center

Quality Plus Dry Cleaners

Quality Plus Dry Cleaners

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La Terraza

La Terraza

Citizen’s Bank 2

Citizen's Bank

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Be A Weevil

Mullis Insurance

Sammy Mullis Insurance

Monticello Realty

Monticello Realty

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