Monticello Live

Monticello's Daily News

Edward Jones Cablevision






Market Place

The Market Place

Commercial Bank

Baker’s Electrical

Baker's Supply

Union Bank 1

Scripture Of The Day

Scripture Of The Day

Dan’s Truck & Tire

Dan's Truck & Tire

Sheilla Lampkin

Monticello Tire (Goodyear)

Monticello Tire (Goodyear)

Farmer’s Insurance

Mosquito Beach

Prime Lending

Secure Storage 2

Holiday Inn Express

Western Sizzlin’

Western Sizzlin'

Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)

Corner Express

Head of the Class

South Arkansas Business Solutions


LifeShare No Date

Phone Book

Phone Book

Razorback Body Shop

Razorback Body Shop


Lucky’s Of Monticello

Gibson & Keith

Queen City Furniture Co.

Queen City Furniture Co.

Time & Temp

Time and Temperature

LA Graphics

LA Graphics

NorthSide Baptist Church

Northside Baptist Church

Arkansas AG

War Eagle Boats

State Farm David Funderburg

A.J. Huffman

Seark Sod Farm

Pines Broadcasting Company

Pines Broadcasting Company

O’Fallon Vet

0'Fallon Vet

New Trends in Tobacco and Substance Abuse – Registration Information

June 19th, 2012 by

Tobacco and drug use remain issues that affect the health and viability of children and families. This presentation will inform participants about the new and growing trends in drug and tobacco use, and the effects of usage. Topics will include laws that govern use of tobacco and various substances around children. New and emerging drug and tobacco trends (Special K, Bath Salts, Snus and Dissolvables). Information regarding stash gear will be included. Particularly relevant for those working with children and families impacted by substance abuse, and those dealing with adolescents and teens.

Training Opportunities:
June 27, 2012 9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.
June 27, 2012 1:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.

You must be register at Mid-South Training to attend. Registration closes 6/25/12.

Cater to Seek Drew Central Board Position

June 19th, 2012 by

Jason Cater DVM is announcing his candidacy for Drew Central School Board, Zone 3.

Cater is a 1996 Honor Graduate of DCHS and a 2000 Honor Graduate of UAM. He graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. “I have deep family ties to Drew Central Schools including my two sons who are in elementary school as the 3rd generation of Drew Central Pirates.

“It is my desire to serve on the school board to help move the school into a positive direction for the future. In addition to my advanced education, I have 12 years of experience successfully managing my own business with my wife, Sara. Growing up on a farm taught me the value of hard work, family, and education. This life training will help me make wise decisions about all aspects of the school district, including the financial concerns. I enjoy working with people and have the positive future of Drew Central at heart. I assure you that if I am indeed elected to the Drew Central School Board, I will serve faithfully and do my best to represent the voters in Zone 3. Please vote for me, Jason Cater DVM. I will appreciate each vote.”

Fatal Wreck Claims Life of Local Man

June 18th, 2012 by

Michael Keith Williams age 43 of Warren, was killed Saturday, as the result of an automobile accident in Bradley County. According to Arkansas State Police, early Sunday morning, Williams was driving his Chevy pick-up west on Bradley County Road 34, when the truck left the roadway, struck a tree, and overturned.  There were two other passengers in the vehicle. 

Williams was an electric technician for J. P. Price Lumber Company.

Frasers Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral services.


Annette Hall Memorial Scholarship Recipients Recognized

June 18th, 2012 by

The recipients of the Annette Hall Memorial Scholarships were recently recognized at Oak Grove Assembly of God. The scholarships are awarded to college students annually at Oak Grove in recognition of academic and leadership qualities of Christian standards on campuses throughout Universities where each student attends. Pictured are from left:

Barry Hall, Committee Chairperson, Julie Crain, Alexis Pacheco, Candice Cox Cater, Kaitie Spencer, Megan Shelby and Pastor Dr. Bobby Spencer

Monticello Memories – History of Drew County’s EHC Clubs – Part 2

June 17th, 2012 by

This week we will continue our little historic look at the Extension Homemakers Clubs in Drew County to recognize the 100th anniversary of this wonderful service organization in Arkansas and Drew County. Chronological order is fuzzy in some cases, but the Southside Club is generally acknowledged as the oldest surviving club.


Read the rest of this entry »

Fishing Derby Results & Photos

June 16th, 2012 by

The Monticello Bass Club and SEA Ark Rod Benders in cooperation with the Arkansas Game & Fish and the Monticello Schools sponsored the Annual Youth Fishing Derby, last Saturday,at the Monticello High School Pond, with 25 kids fishing in  the event .

Winning the first age group 5-10, 1st place Conner Doherty , 2nd place Simon Strickland and 3rd place Landon Shaver. In the second age group 11-15, 1st place Baylee Shaver, 2nd Noah Hearron and 3rd place Hayden Miller.  

Grand prize winners were Baylee Shaver and Conner Doherty.

The Monticello Bass Club would like to thank all the volunteers who helped to make this event possible and to the parents who bring their children out year after year. We were able to award prizes to every participant this year.

12 Year Old All-Stars Undefeated in Lonoke Tourney

June 15th, 2012 by

Monticello 12U All Stars went undefeated and earned first place at Lonoke.

Back row left to right Coaches Kevin Grant, Tim Bitely, David Mencer and Ben Philley. Second row left to right Devon Burton, Ryan Bitely, Sam English, Jackson Grant, Sam Mencer and Preston Arrington. Front row left to right Luke Frost, Will Brooks, Colby Stephens and Mason Philley. Not pictured Aaron Spencer and Ryan Lambert.


Weather in Monticello
Today Friday
It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 10:00 PM CDT on April 17, 2014
Partly Cloudy
It is forcast to be Chance of a Thunderstorm at 10:00 PM CDT on April 18, 2014
Chance of a Thunderstorm

Farm Bureau

Southern Quality Construction

Larry & Lance Kling

Bone’s Auto Parts

Bone's Auto Parts

Reggie’s Lock & Key

Reggie's Lock & Key

Union Bank 2

Dan’s Towing

Dan's Towing

Immanuel Baptist Church


Cass Martin Realty

Cass Martin Realty


City Drug

City Drug

4. DMH Home Health


Cedar Hills Apartments

Eubanks Chiropractic

Arkansas Carpet

Arkansas Carpet

Drew Outdoor & Casual Wear

Drew Outdoor & Casual Wear

Rob’s Rims & Tires 1

Rob's Rims & Tires

First Presbyterian Church

$100 Monthly Prize

$100 Monthly Prize for News Tips

Booth 7B

Booth 7B

AM Rental & Sales

Cash Saver Food Outlet

Cash Saver

Mt. Tabor

Life Share

Ray Ryburn Real Estate

Custom Wireless

Monticello Animal Clinic

Monticello Animal Clinic

Jones Custom Backhoe Service, LLC

Jones Custom Backhoe Service LLC

Coin Collectors

The Guest House

The Guest House

Markle’s Radiator

Markle's Radiator

Greenscape Nursery

Greenscape Nursery

Mullis Insurance

Sammy Mullis Insurance