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3 Injured in Car Crash, 1 Air-lifted

January 20th, 2015 by


Around 7 PM Monday night, 3 people were injured in a 2 vehicle head-on accident, on Highway 35 East.

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Happy 3rd Birthday

January 17th, 2015 by

imageHappy Birthday, B!
Bryson Lee is 3.. God sent you into my life to give me something to fight for; to show me there is love in this world; and to bring me hope & joy. All the proof of God is in you. You are a gift from the heavens.

Daddy & I love you so much.

Love, Mommy, Daddy & Jace.

100th Birthday

January 16th, 2015 by

imageHappy 100th Birthday to Mrs. Barta Montgomery!

All friends and family are invited to a reception in honor of her, to be held on Saturday, January 17 from 1 pm until 4 pm in the Dining Room of Pauline Baptist Church, located at 909 North Hyatt Street.

Legislative Report

January 16th, 2015 by

Greetings in this first week of the 90th General Assembly! Last week was a quieter week at the Capitol compared to the usual amount of activity. Tuesday I was honored to set up and facilitate a meeting between several Delta school superintendents and Dr. Gene Bottoms and Dave Spence, both representing the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB), to discuss new strategies to be launched in these schools to increase their math and literacy test scores. Read the rest of this entry »

WeevilFootball Hires New D-Line Coach, Graduate Assistants

January 15th, 2015 by

UAMCoachesDLine copyUniversity of Arkansas at Monticello head football coach Hud Jackson has announced staff changes for the upcoming 2015 season.

Quad Sanders has been hired as the team’s new defensive line coach. Marcus Hill, who has served as UAM’s defensive line coach since prior to the 2011 season, will now coach the offensive line. In addition to those two changes, Jackson has added two new graduate assistants to his staff in Drew Hall and former player Davis Stephens. Hall will coach the receivers, while Stephens will assist in all areas of defense. Read the rest of this entry »

New District Judge Takes the Bench

January 13th, 2015 by

Longtime local attornry Sara Hartness is now serving as the Drew County District Court Judge, following the expired term of Judge Luevonda Ross, who was appointed by Gov. Mike Beebe in November, 2012, filling the unexpired term of Judge Ken Harper.

Whie in the bench, Judge Ross compiled some impressive statistics from the court, as detailed in the Judge’s report to city council, at their last meeting.

Daily Legislative Report

January 13th, 2015 by

Sheilla LampkinThis is State Representative Sheilla Lampkin reporting on the House activities from the first day of the 90th General Assembly.

The day began under cold, cloudy skies and became colder as the day proceeded. A great deal of pomp and circumstances and ceremony filled most of the opening agenda as members were officially sworn in and Speaker-elect Jeremy Gillam was unanimously elected Speaker of the House.
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In Memory, Tommy Matthews

January 13th, 2015 by

imageMonticello and Drew County lost a dear friend and longtime resident this past Saturday. In fact he was the kind of man who symbolized the spirit of our people. That humble, kind, generous, loving man was Tommy Matthews. Many of you will remember him as the principal of W. C. Whaley Elementary School on North Main for 23 years.

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Monticello Weather

Light Rain
Light Rain
Tomorrow is forecast to be Much Cooler than today.
Ice Pellets
Wednesday 03/04 100%
High 70° / Low 23°
Ice Pellets
Wintry mix of precipitation. Lows overnight in the low 20s.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 03/05 20%
High 32° / Low 17°
Partly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy early, then afternoon sunshine. High 32F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph.

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