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Happy Birthday, Bo

January 22nd, 2013 by

Happy 3rd Birthday to Bo Hammock!

We all can’t believe how much you’ve grown! You mean so much to so many!”

Bo is the son of Jay and Colleen Hammock, and Leigha Farley.

Friday Night Dance

January 22nd, 2013 by

The American LegionPost #2, in McCloy Park, is sponsoring a dance Friday night from 7:30 p.m. ’til, with a variety of music by the “Hwy 13 Band: featuring: Andy & Terrie Briant, Eric Davis, David English & Joe Carmine.

Admission is $5 per person. Everyone is invited to come out and have fun.

“Feed the Kids’ Receives $5,000 from Ryburn Motor Co.

January 21st, 2013 by

Benji Ryburn and Ronny Williams of Ryburn Motor Company, in combination with Toyota Motor Company, donated $ the local “FEED THE KIDS” organization.

The “Feed the Kids” program has grown from 8 children from Drew Central Elementary to almost 150 children in both Monticello and Drew Central Schools.

Report from the Legislature

January 21st, 2013 by

Greetings from the 89th General Assembly of Arkansas! I will be sending reports of the legislative activities every other week to our local media in District 9 as I have observed them.

The legislature officially opened Monday by affirming the election of the honorable Davey Carter of Cabot as the House Speaker. From there speaker Carter announced committee assignments. I had selected my A and B committees and will be a member of the House Education Committee, the House Agri, Forestry and Economic Development Committee, the Advanced Technology and Communications Committee and the Liaison Committee to the Senate, thus far.

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Local Resident Honored by State House of Representatives

January 21st, 2013 by

Native Monticellonian P. Q. Gardner was recently presented an Arkansas House of Representatives Citation in honor of his service to his country in the Army Air Corps during WWII; for his lifelong business pursuits in Southeast Arkansas; and for his role for many years in the education of Drew County’s children as teacher and later superintendent at Drew Central Schools.

Mr. Gardner also founded Drew County’s first cable TV company system and is a longtime realtor in the area.

The citation was presented by State Representative Sheilla Lampkin to mark his December 29th birthday.

MLK Memorial March – Video

January 21st, 2013 by

Makyla Binns – NAACP Breakfast Program

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Girl Scout Cookies

January 21st, 2013 by

Girl Scout cookies are now on sale!

Cookies will be on sale thru January 27th. They are $3.50 a box. The profit that troops make from the sale of cookies helps pay for their badges, programs, trips, and service projects. If you are not contacted by a Girl Scout and want to order cookies, call Linda Beam at 870-367-7805 to place an order.

Drew County Single Parent Scholarships Available

January 20th, 2013 by

The Drew County Single Parent Scholarship Fund is currently accepting online applications for Spring 2013 semester. The window is open from January 4, 2013 to February 4, 2013. Individuals may apply by going to this website,

Eligibility requirements are also listed on this site. For information about the scholarship or the application process please visit the website.

Happy 1st Birthday

January 18th, 2013 by

Jay Dylan Reid celebrated his 1st Birthday on Jan 13. He is the son of Kelly and Melissa Reid of the Greenhill community.

He is the grandson of Joe & Debbie Rogers of Monticello and Marlin & Treva Reid of Centreville, MS. He is the great grandson of Joyce Pigott of Tylertown, MS & Lorene Reid of McComb, MS.

He is the little brother to John Parker Reid age 5.

Happy 1st Birthday

January 17th, 2013 by

HAPPY 1st BIRTHDAY!!! I love you with all my Heart forever & always!! Love, Mom and Jace Wyatt.

Bryson Lee Harrison is celebrating his first Birthday today. He is the son of Blair Griffin & Casey Harrison. His grandparents are Fairy Howard of Monticello & Audrey & DH Williams of Warren. Great grandparents are the late Mr. & Mrs. Daniel Lee Forrest of Monticello. Joyce Griffin of Star City & Baba & Lou Diamittia of Blytheville. He has 3 brothers; Jace Hilburn 4, Rylan Harrison 5, & Kaden Harrison 5.

Monticello Weather

Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
Today is forecast to be nearly the same temperature as yesterday. Afternoon showers and thunderstorms.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunday 05/24 60%
High 83° / Low 69°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partial cloudiness early, with scattered showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon. A few storms may be severe. High 83F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Monday 05/25 80%
High 80° / Low 69°
Thunderstorms likely in the morning. Then the chance of scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. High around 80F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.

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