Immanuel Baptist Church
Southern Quality Construction
Gibson & Keith
Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)
Lucky’s Of Monticello
Union Bank 1
Days Inn Monticello
War Eagle Boats
Pines Broadcasting Company
LifeShare No Date
Flu Shots Monticello Medical Clinic
Secure Storage 2
Frazer’s Funeral Home
Bradley County Medical Center
Head of the Class
Johnson’s Showroom Furniture
South Arkansas Business Solutions
Ashley County Medical Center 2
The Lacey-Ladelle Fire Department responded to the fire along with a Drew County Deputy. The fire was believed to be arson at the time because there was no electricity to the building due to it being turned off until hunting season.
Help Wanted: Experienced workers in large waterline installation project. Work begins mid July in Monticello. Large Job.
Backhoe operators and labor needed.
Send resume to Avis Construction, P.O. Box 1260, Greenville, MS, 38702
According to the report, the Lake Monticello “dam is in need of a significant amount of work.
Greetings! The 2014-15 school year got underway across Arkansas last week and I’m told our schools got off to good starts, even with the rain on Monday!!
I want to give a big shout out to Drew Central Schools about an item I learned about last week.
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At last weeks meeting with Siemens in the city of Monticello, the topic of damaged water meters came up.
At that point, 20 resident had been charged for replacement parts for broken water meters.
Melba Dean James, 87, Pine Bluff, Arkansas went to her heavenly home on August 15, 2014. She was born July 29, 1927 in Heavener, Oklahoma to the late Grady and Clemmie Yates Simmons. Melba, a homemaker, was a member of the Yorktown Free Will Baptist Church in Star City, an excellent cook and an avid gardener. She was happiest when taking care of her family, whether making pies, hand-made quilts or feeding anyone who walked through the door.
Melba is survived by two sons Michael Lance (Deborah) James Monticello, Arkansas, Bryan Kim James, Haskell, Arkansas, one daughter Jan (Jake) Alexander, Curtis, Arkansas, two sisters Barbara Sue Riley, Dumas, Arkansas, Glenda Vonne (Gene) Moring, Little Rock, Arkansas, one brother James Glendon (LaNell) Lambert, Dumas, Arkansas, one sister-in-law Lois Simmons Royal, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, Eight grandchildren and Six great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her step-father Glen Lambert, her husband of 63 years Willie Fay James, two sons Terry and Gerald Lee James and one brother Ezelle Simmons.
Visitation Monday, August 18, 5-7:00 PM, services Tuesday August 19, 10:00 AM both at Griffin Funeral Home Chapel, Dumas, Arkansas with Rev Frank Matchett officiating and burial in Walnut Lake Cemetery, memorials may be made to the Yorktown Free Will Baptist Church, Star City, Arkansas, 71667, arrangements by Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas, Arkansas
After reading the top report, be sure to read the final paragraph, it’s was added Thursday morning.
At their monthly meeting, Tuesday , the Monticello School Board was presented with updates on the various campus construction projects, including significant problems that will delay progress on several building projects, and could potentially cost the District a substantial sum of money.
Last week, an organized team made up of members of the Drew County Sheriff’s Office, 10th Judicial District DTF, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Arkansas National Guard and the DEA searched areas throughout Drew County for illegal manufacturing and growing operations.
All the players, coaches and everyone from Luckys had a great time (and plenty to eat).
Luckys wishes Coach Jackson and UAM all the best this season.
The Area Agency on Aging has been awarded $30,000.00 through a Walmart Foundation grant for the Monticello Senior Center. The money will provide the center with a much-needed food service delivery vehicle and kitchen equipment.
Posted below is a letter from the Arkansas Department of Correction to Drew County Judge Robert Akin, inviting the county to bid become the future home Arkansas’s next maximum-security prison, housing 1000–2000 inmates, providing 250 to 500 jobs.
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This has been a truly interesting week filled with joy and headache and heartache, but that’s life, isn’t it? I’ll start with some good news and potential joyous news. Not only has Monticello acquired a new pellet plant, but rumors say more could be in store. Warren has had a new industry move into an old chicken processing plant with its 100 jobs and again there may be more to come there. Read the rest of this entry »
State Farm Mark Gray
Reggie’s Lock & Key
Ashley County Medical Center
Interfor Job Openings
NorthSide Baptist Church
Cass Martin Realty
Union Bank 2
Atlas Foundation Repair
Custom Truck / Spee-D-Lube
Drew Farm / Drew Outdoor & Casual Wear
The Computer Guys
The Guest House
Monticello Tire (Goodyear)
Razorback Body Shop
Cash Saver Food Outlet
Delta Memorial Dr. Foscue
Ray Ryburn Real Estate
Monticello Animal Clinic
Advertise With Monticello Live
Wing Tip Gear Dumas, AR
Bone’s Auto Parts
Holiday Inn Express