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UAM Hosts Debate Camp

July 27th, 2012 by

High school debate students from across the state are participating in this week’s Debate Camp at the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

Pictured here are: (from left to right) (first row) camp instructor Tiffany Tucker of Cabot, Katie Foust of Cabot, Ashley Plunk of Bentonville, Morgan Akers of Cabot, Savannah Woods of Cabot, Caly Griffin of Bentonville, Macie Chudy of Cabot, Jack Barry of Bentonville, (second row) camp instructor Sydney Davis of Bentonville, Nathaniel Rose of Joplin, Mo., Hannah Scogin of Cabot, Shelby Watts of Cabot, Allyson Marshall of Cabot, Sarah Buford of Cabot, Kristin Johnson of Purdy, Presley Mullins of Cabot, Ivy Monroe of Cabot, Natalie Doris of Little Rock, Keith Milstead, assistant director of forensics, and Jim Evans, director of forensics at UAM.

Congratulations to Michelle Majors from Ryburns

July 26th, 2012 by

Ryburn Automotive Superstore wants to congratulate Michelle Majors on the purchase of her new 2012 Toyota Carolla.

Deon Williams was her sales person for Ryburns.

If you’re looking for a new, or pre-owned vehicle, take a look at the wide selection of new rides at Ryburn Automotive Superstore. 


Happy 9th Birthday

July 25th, 2012 by

Jacob Chapman celebrated is 9th birthday July 24th.

He is the son of Jason and Amy Chapman of Monticello.

Grandparents are Tim and Wanda Chapman and Bobby and Benita Burris and Larry and Cindy Harper.

He is the big brother of Bailey Chapman.

Sav-A-Lot Expansion Underway

July 25th, 2012 by

The former Sav-A-Lot building has been removed to make way for the grocery store’s upcoming expansion, which is expected to be completed later this year, weather permitting.

T&T Construction of Drew County is removing the old building.


Employment Opportunity – PrimeLending Loan Officer

July 25th, 2012 by

Mortgage Loan Officers –#1 lender in the country PrimeLending, A PlainsCapital Company has immediate openings for mortgage loan officers who have a minimum of two years experience. We offer local in-house processing, quick closings and excellent pay with full benefit package. For information about applying in our South Arkansas location, please email your resume to

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Employment Opportunity – Education

July 25th, 2012 by

21st Century Afterschool Tutoring Program – Drew Central Elementary has job openings for the following positions:

Certified Teachers
Data Personnel
Enrichment Staff

The afterschool program will begin September 4th and run through the end of April. If you are interested in one of these positions, please pick up an application at the elementary office.

Monticello Memories – Drew County EHC Clubs Part 6

July 25th, 2012 by

In continuation of this miniseries on the histories of the nine Extension Homemakers Clubs in Drew County, this week we offer a look into one of the county’s younger clubs – the Night Owls EHC.

Although the club is “newer” than some clubs, it still has a long and successful history. This club began in November 1973 as the Western Pines EHC since all its original thirteen members lived in the Western Pines subdivision of Monticello.

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Sunday Morning Mobile Home Fire Being Investigated

July 25th, 2012 by

Monday, MLive reported that the Monticello Fire Dept. was called out to the report of a mobile home, fully engulfed in flames, Sunday morning around 3 am.The structure was a total loss, and no one was injured.

Drew County Sheriff’s Deputies were also dispatched to the fire at 163 Harris Road, near Lake Monticello. According to the 911 caller, no one appeared to be home. 

The cause of the fire is being investigated at this time. Anyone with information about this investigation is strongly urged to contact the Sheriff’s Department at 367-6211

Free Substitute Teacher Training Seminar for Monticello, DC, Warren, & McGehee Schools – Wednesday

July 24th, 2012 by

Wednesday, July 25th (9:00-1:00)
Monticello High School Cafeteria

SubTeachUSA provides substitute teachers to the Monticello, Drew Central, McGehee and Warren area school districts.

Applicants Must: Be at least 21 years of age; High School Diploma (minimum); & Pass FBI background check. 

Bring Driver’s License, Social Security Card, Proof of High School Diploma or College Transcript

For Information Call 1-800-641-0140


Sadie Johnson Update & Ballfield Windscreens – Parks & Rec. Committee

July 24th, 2012 by

Otherr items covered at last week’s Parks and Rec Committee meeting were………..

In the past year, the Parks and Recreation Committee has completed numerous projects, including revamping basketball courts, finishing the new pavilion at Western Pines Park, completing construction on the girls softball field, and putting in a press box for baseball field #2.

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