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Local Cub Scouts Compete in Cardboard Boat Competition

May 22nd, 2014 by

Cub Scouts from Monticello Pack 69 competed in a cardboard boat race at Camp DeSoto in El Dorado on Saturday May 3rd. The Monticello Pack entered five boats in the race each built using cardboard, glue, and tape only.

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Legislative Report – 5 21 14

May 22nd, 2014 by

Greetings! I’ll begin this week by hopefully allaying some of the teacher apprehensions relating to their insurance. You may recall that their insurance plans’ premiums were likely to increase another 35% for the next year unless the legislature intervenes and takes some corrective actions. The State and Public School Life and Health Insurance Program Legislative Task Force did hold a major meeting on May 14th to try to make some definite decisions on changes to the system and I think they have. (I do appreciate Dr. Max Dyson of Hamburg for his attendance and insight into the meeting.)
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Air-Vac to Waive $30,000 Rescue Chopper Bill to County for Murder Suspect – Video

May 21st, 2014 by

Judge Robert Akin announced at Monday night’s Quorum Court meeting that Air-Evac will not pursue payment from Drew County for the helicopter transport of a wounded murder suspect from Drew Memorial Hospital to Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. The med-flight was the result of a police-involved shooting incident that took the life of Samantha  Poole on Friday evening, March 14, in the vicinity of Save-A-Lot and Trotter Street.

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Jackson Wins Wilmar Mayor Election

May 21st, 2014 by

imageIn 1983, Curley Jackson took the oath of office as mayor of Wilmar.

32 years later, Jackson has won the support of Wilmar voters once again, as he defeated challenger Nodgy Lee Merritt, with a total of 78–28.

Jackson also serves as a member of the Drew Central School Board.

Truck Stolen – Reward Offered

May 21st, 2014 by

imageStolen just north of Drew/Lincoln County Line from Earl’s Transmission on 5/20/2014 – 5/21/2014, 1984 Chevy Silverado.

Reward Offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person/persons in connection with the theft this truck.

Please call Lincoln County Sheriffs Office at 870-628-4271 or 870-723-7040 if seen.

Election Day – 514 Early Votes

May 20th, 2014 by

voteToday is Election Day, all regular polling sites are open until 7:30 pm.

Today’s election is the May Primary, which focuses on state offices, mostly on the Republican ticket.

The only local election on the ballot is for the Wilmar Mayor’s office.

Tree-O Welcomes Ms. Norma Chapman as Silk Floral Designer

May 20th, 2014 by

imageThe Tree-O is happy to announce that Ms. Norma Chapman is now doing our silk flower designs.
Norma has 35+ years as floral designer at Town & Country Florist, before being manager at Piggly Wiggly’s floral department for 22 years.
Delivery available to residences, businesses, hospital, schools, funeral homes, and cemeteries, (ask for details).


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Courtney Hale For Circuit Clerk

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