Gibson & Keith
LifeShare No Date
Flu Shots Monticello Medical Clinic
Secure Storage 2
Frazer’s Funeral Home
Delta Memorial Dr. Holaday
Key Employment Inc
Cash Saver Food Outlet
Head of the Class
Johnson’s Showroom Furniture
South Arkansas Business Solutions
Ashley County Medical Center 2
Immanuel Baptist Church
Southern Quality Construction
Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)
Lucky’s Of Monticello
Union Bank 1
Days Inn Monticello
War Eagle Boats
Pines Broadcasting Company
The Monticello City Council met Tuesday evening, and discussed locations of the weather warnig sirens, passed a resolution authorizing the use of city property for the placement of weather warning sirens, and approved money to pay for the City’s Code Red weather warning system.
Local attorney Cliff Gibson, recently hired by the City Council to deal with the depths of confusion involved in the $10,000,000 water improvement project with Siemens, has hired an engineer to work on the project with him.
Attached is the letter he sent to the City Council members.
Also included in the letter were the selected firm’s vitae and list of qualifications.
Dear Mayor Rogers and Members of the City Council:
Consistent with your engagement of our Firm, I have reviewed the qualifications of the City’s regular engineering firm, Read the rest of this entry »
Following a July incident over the location of a trash dumpster, a Drew County woman complained to the Quorum Court, last month, about Judge Robert Akin.
Monday night, her father followed suit.
At Tuesday’s financial meeting of the Drew Memorial Hospital board, the recent $904,000 ARRA appeal reimbursement was discussed.
It was also reported that $462,000 of that amount is being held back because of the way circumcisions were entered into the Medicaid system, back in 2011.
The Drew County Historical Society met on Sunday, October 12, 2014 in the Drew County Museum. Historical society president Tommy Gray called the meeting to order at 2:30 p.m. He noted that “as we get older, we realize the importance of history.” Gray introduced the speakers for the meeting, Drew County Museum commissioners Connie Mullis and Zack Tucker.
Shooting Trial Underway
Victim Testifies About Shooting
“Description of the Shooting”
16 Year Old Testifies in Shooting Trial
16 Year Old’s Mother Testifies
Defendant Testifies “Self Defense” in Shooting
At 5:50 PM, Friday, after only 20 minutes of deliberation, a jury of 3 men and 9 women returned a final verdict of not guilty in the trial of Jimmy Gibson for the November, 2013 shooting of a Star City man in northern Drew County.
Next, the 16 year olds boyfriend testified the the eventual victim had been harassing him.
After the jury returned from lunch, the defense questioned deputy Nichols briefly about the rifle in the back of the victims SUV.
A responding EMT took the stand next, recalling that soon after their arrival Rose Hill Cutoff, a vehicle approached, causing the victim to yell, “It’s the dude that shot me!”
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Wednesday morning, Monticello Police were contacted by US Marshals to assist in the capture of a felon wanted out of Mississippi.
On October 22, 2014, Cliff Gibson, the attorney hired by the City Council to represent the City of Monticello in their contract concerns with Siemens Industry, Inc. (Siemens), issued a letter to Siemens, outlining the City’s concerns.
The letter is addressed to Mr. Tony Ardillo. The following is a summary of that letter.
October 22, 2014
Dear Mr. Ardillo:
Our firm has been retained by the City of Monticello (City) relative to problems being experienced with the referenced Contract and the performance of Siemens Industry, Inc. (Siemens) thereunder. We write you now in behalf of the City.
Siemens’ Failure to Provide Legally Required Contractor Performance and Payment Bonds.
Summer Nichole and Steven Tate are proud to announce the birth of their beautiful daughter MaKinzlee Elizabeth Tate, born August 25th at 8:36 PM.
She weighed 8 pounds, and was 22 3/4 inches long.
New Life Assembly of God Royal Rangers would like to thank UAM Wildlife Society along with Arkansas Game and Fish for assisting our boys on Wednesday, October 15, in learning about Arkansas Wildlife.
The boys made casts of wildlife tracks and learned about the different wildlife in our area. Arkansas Game and Fish provided pelts and other wildlife relics for the boys to explore.
My report this week will be short, as I was out nearly all of last week for a surgical procedure. I am slowly recovering.
The regular monthly quorum court meeting was postponed a week, and will be held at 7 p.m. this coming Monday, October 27.
Hello! This is a busy time at the Arkansas Legislature during these days of budget hearings. As I stated earlier, Arkansas has about 220 commissions, boards, departments and agencies and each must provide reports on their present financial status and a summary of their budget requests for the next biennial to the Joint Budget Committees. Read the rest of this entry »
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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.
Bradley County Medical Center
Wing Tip Gear Dumas, AR
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Delta Memorial Dr. Chambers
Bone’s Auto Parts
Holiday Inn Express
State Farm Mark Gray
Reggie’s Lock & Key
Ashley County Medical Center
Interfor Job Openings
NorthSide Baptist Church
Cass Martin Realty
Atlas Foundation Repair
Custom Truck / Spee-D-Lube
Union Bank 2
Jerry Cruce Stump Grinding
Drew Farm / Drew Outdoor & Casual Wear
The Computer Guys
The Guest House
Monticello Tire (Goodyear)
DMH Job Listing 1-3-17
Razorback Body Shop
Delta Memorial Dr. Foscue
Ray Ryburn Real Estate
Monticello Animal Clinic