Monticello Live

Monticello's Daily News

Drew Memorial Hospital Cablevision






Lucky’s Of Monticello

LifeShare No Date

LA Graphics

LA Graphics

Time & Temp

Time and Temperature

War Eagle Boats

Arkansas AG

Seark Sod Farm

Pines Broadcasting Company

Pines Broadcasting Company

Commercial Bank

O’Fallon Vet

0'Fallon Vet

Old Milo Christmas Tree Farm

Market Place

The Market Place

Union Bank 1

Sheilla Lampkin

Scripture Of The Day

Scripture Of The Day

Secure Storage 2

Western Sizzlin’

Western Sizzlin'


Baker’s Electrical

Baker's Supply

Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)

Corner Express

Head of the Class

Outfitters RX

Outfitter's RX

Jones Custom Backhoe Service, LLC

Jones Custom Backhoe Service LLC

NorthSide Baptist Church

Northside Baptist Church

Vera Llyod Turkey Trot 5K


Cricket Wireless

Johnson’s Showroom Furniture

Johnson's Showroom Furniture

South Arkansas Business Solutions


Atlas Foundation Repair

Immanuel Baptist Church


Gibson & Keith

Archive for the ‘Police /Legal’ Category

DWI Driver Crashes into DHS Office (3 Times?)

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

A 21-year-old man was arrested, Monday afternoon, shortly after 4:15, for crashing the Cadillac SUV he was driving  into the DHS office on HWY 425 North.


Saturday – Rumors, Rosponse, Reaction – Friday Update

Friday, July 24th, 2015

 Rumors response reaction As whatever is going to happen, Saturday draws near,  local residents are agreeing that it doesn’t belong in Drew County, and not taking sides about who is right.

In an earlier “summary” of a potential out-of-town group meeting, MLive did not use their accepted name or initials.  Again, this report will not do so, in order to “Google proof” the article.


New “Monticello Flag” Flying at Half-Mast, Honoring Passing of Local Law Men

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

imageThe new “Monticello flag” at City Hall is flying at half-mast, due to the recent deaths of two local law enforcement officers, who served the city of Monticello.  (more…)

DC “Shooter Drill” Shows Strengths & Weaknesses

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

imageAt 1 pm, Friday afternoon,  a pre-planned ” active shooter” tok place at Drew Central Middle School.


Appeals Court Denies Victoria Pedraza’s Appeals, Inclucing “Sex Offender” Status

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015
Victoria Pedraza leaving Courthouse after her 20 year sentence for Permitting Abuse of a Minor, which led to the death of her Daughter.

Victoria Pedraza leaving Courthouse after her 20 year sentence for Permitting Abuse of a Minor, which led to the death of her Daughter.

In July of 2013, Victoria Pedraza pled guilty in Drew County Circuit Court to permitting abuse of a minor, in the death of her 2 year old daughter, Aubriana Coke. She was sentenced to serve 5 – 20 years in ADC.

She has appealed, arguing that the circuit court judge erred by (1) requiring her to register as a sex offender, (2) engaging in inappropriate conduct during her sentencing trial, and (3) not disqualifying himself from presiding over her sentencing trial (which was held with a jury).

Search Warrant Leads to Parolee’s Arrest

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

imageAccording to Lt. Jason Akers of the Tenth Drug Task Force, a recent search warrant was executecd and led to the arrest of a Monticello man and the confiscation of an estimated 100 bags and individual rocks of crack cocaine, along with several ounces of marijuana and packaging material.


Boat Builder found Guilty of 12 Counts of Theft of Property over $1,000, Get 12 Years Probation

Friday, February 6th, 2015

imageLocal Businessman’s Jury Trial for 12 Counts of “Theft of Property”
Business Owner’s Jury Trial -11 am Update
Business Owner’s Jury Trial -1 pm Update
Business Owner’s Jury Trial – 2:30 Update
Defendant Takes the Stand – 4:30 Update
Trial Still in Progress –7:45 Update
Jury Trial – 8:30 Update
9:30 pm Jury Trial Update – The Jury Has Reached a Verdict
Jury Report –11:15 PM Update
Jury Announces Sentence, Minutes before Midnight

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

Reggie’s Lock & Key

Reggie's Lock & Key

Happy Thoughts Booth 236

Happy Thoughts Booth 236 Market Place

Greenscape Nursery

Greenscape Nursery

Custom Truck / Spee-D-Lube

Custom Truck / Spee-D-Lube

Farm Bureau