UAM-Dr. Jeffrey Taylor
Drew Central – Trudy Jackson
Union Bank 1
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Interventions Behavioral Health
Scripture Of The Day
Secure Storage 2
Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)
Head of the Class
NorthSide Baptist Church
Elect Sara Hartness
Johnson’s Showroom Furniture
South Arkansas Business Solutions
Atlas Foundation Repair
Immanuel Baptist Church
Southern Quality Construction
Lucky’s Of Monticello
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UAM-Dr. Jeffrey Taylor
Drew Central – Trudy Jackson
The competition is called “VEX Robotics: Nothing But Net”. It was held in Jonesboro at Arkansas State University in December. The MHS team finished in 2nd place and received the “Excellence Award”. That is the highest award presented in the VEX Robotics Competition.
Seniors: It’s time to choose your photo for the yearbook. If you did not do this online, please come by EAST and do so. Last day to choose will be Wednesday, December 9th.
In the only contested race in the Monticello school board election, Keith Wells defeated Kathy Campbell by a ballot count of 96-29.
The Monticello school board held a special called meeting, Thursday evening, where the district’s new school superintendent was announced. (more…)
Six Monticello High School choir members were recently selected to the Arkansas
All-State Choir. Luke Lane, Gabrielle Causey, Madison Gray,
Maryclaire Guanzon, Ashley Cathey and Brendan Davis. The All-State Music Conference
featured the performances of the state’s best choral and band musicians.
UAM – Dr. John Hunt;
DC -Julie Callison;
Monticello – Debra Ashcraft ;
MIS AR Teacher of the Year Candidate – Rachel Beer Withers
At the last City Council meeting, W. J. McKeiver asked the city to widen a section of Old Troy Road, due to increased big rig traffic around Price Lumber Mill.
“Dear Board Members:
Please accept this letter as my formal announcement that I intend to retire as Superintendent of the Monticello School District on June 30, 2015.
Monticello School Board held their regularly scheduled monthly meeting, last week .
Superintendent Bob Harper announced that January has been designated Arkansas School Board Recognition month, and thanked all the Board members for their service.
Tuesday evening, the Monticello district school board met at 5:30. After welcoming guests from UAM,
A number of reports were reviewed and approved, including the Accident Prevention and Safety Plan, the District Crisis Plan, Emergency Action Plan and Continuity of Operations Plan.The Board also approved the district’s Workmen’s Compensation Plan for 2014-2015.
Needed roof and gutter repairs at the OEC building were discussed at Tuesday night’s Monticello school board meeting.
Program director Randy Lay also explain the need for additional classrooms for the program, and answered the boards questions about likely growth in the vocational field of education.
The life-threatening incident at Watson Chapel, where 4 nurses out of the Monticello bleachers saved a junior high football player at the WC scrimmage game, has drawing attention to the possibility of similar incidents occurring.
At Tuesday night’s at Monticello school board meeting, the board discussed their “emergency action plan for athletics,” which covers all sports included in the district athletic program.
The Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) announces Amber Hairston, a Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) teacher at Monticello High School in Monticello, Arkansas, as the 2014 ACTE Region IV New Teacher of the Year. The ACTE New Teacher of the Year award recognizes CTE teachers with 3-5 years’ experience (at the secondary or postsecondary level) who have made significant contributions toward innovative and unique career and technical education programs and shown a professional commitment early in their careers. (more…)
Following week before last’s week’s heroic intervention that saved the life a a Watson Chapel football player in Pine Bluff, 4 local nurses were honored by the Monticello Schools, the Billie Booster Club, and the player they saved and his family.
This video was recorded at the Billies vs Lake Village halftime break, at Frday evening’s season opener..
Monticello Superintendant Bobby Harper told MLive, (more…)
Monticello School today announces its policy for providing free and reduced price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program, After school Snack Program, and/or School Breakfast Program. The central office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by any interested party. The price charged for a paid student breakfast is $0.75 Pre-K-12th the price charged for a paid student lunch is $1.50 Pre-K-5th, and $1.75 6th-12th
Cash Saver Food Outlet
Ray Ryburn Real Estate
Monticello Animal Clinic
The Guest House
Warren Livestock Auction
Re-Elect Bruce Anderson Judge
Union Bank 2
Bone’s Auto Parts
Happy Thoughts Booth 236
Reggie’s Lock & Key
Drew Farm / Drew Outdoor & Casual Wear
Cass Martin Realty
Custom Truck / Spee-D-Lube
Gibson & Keith
The Computer Guys
Cedar Hills Apartments
Monticello Tire (Goodyear)
Razorback Body Shop
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