Monticello Live

Monticello's Daily News

Drew Memorial Hospital Griffin/Busby Supreme Lending Mainline Health Systems

Search

CLASSIFIEDS

OBITUARIES

BIBLE

LOCAL WEBSITES

NorthSide Baptist Church

Northside Baptist Church

The Guest House

The Guest House

Ray’s

Head of the Class

Quality Plus Dry Cleaners

Quality Plus Dry Cleaners

Chapman Tree Service

Chapman Tree Service

South Arkansas Business Solutions

Huddle House 1

Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)

Corner Express

Burgess Process Service

Burgess Process Service

One 11 Southern Graphics 1

ONE11 Southern Graphics

War Eagle Boats

Small Bites Pediatric Dentist

JRMC 1

Monticello Tire (Goodyear)

Monticello Tire (Goodyear)

Monticello Realty

Monticello Realty

Union Bank 1

Farmer’s Insurance Two

AM Rental & Sales

AM Rental & Sales

Southern Quality Construction

Larry & Lance Kling

Mr. Bug

Mr. Bug

Clearview

Searcy & Associates

Searcy & Associates

O’Fallon Vet

0'Fallon Vet

SEEMS

ESA Staffing

Commercial Bank

UAM News

UAM News

UAM Sports

UAM Sports

Ryburn’s

One 11 Southern Graphics 2

ONE11 Southern Graphics

Secure Storage 2

Pines Broadcasting Company

Pines Broadcasting Company

Lumber Jack Yamaha

Farmer’s Insurance One

Western Sizzlin’

Western Sizzlin'

Merchant & Planters Agency, INC.

Merchant & Planters Agency, INC.

Frazer’s Funeral Home

Frazer's Funeral Home Warren

Searcy & Associates 2

Searcy & Associates

JRMC 2

Billies Beat Beavers, 31–19

September 6th, 2014 by


Monticello Sr. Billies played the Lake Village Beavers Friday (the 5th), winning 31-19.

Read the rest of this entry »


Police Pursuit Crosses County Line, Twice

September 6th, 2014 by

imageimageLast Friday at approximately 5:40 PM Sheriff Mark Gober was traveling down Highway 172 when he observed a white Chevrolet Dually pickup parked partially in the northbound lane with the rear of the vehicle in the grass and the front of the vehicle touching the center line of the highway. As Sheriff Gober approached the vehicle it began traveling northbound.

Read the rest of this entry »


Anna Sue Pool Aaron

September 5th, 2014 by

Anna Sue Pool Aaron, 78 of Tillar, Arkansas was born October 27, 1935 in Dardanelle and was the daughter of the late Clyde and Eulene Haynes Pool. She was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church in Tillar. Mrs. Aaron passed away September 3, 2014 in McGehee. Her parents and husband, William “Bill” Aaron, Sr preceded her in death.
Survivors are one son, Russ Aaron of Tillar; daughters, Debra Dean of Florence and Fitchy Posey of Tillar; three brothers, George Paul Lowery of Texas, Ted Lowery of Mer Rouge, Louisiana and Marvin Lowery of Bastrop, Louisiana and a sister, Ruth Outlaw of Bastrop, Louisiana; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Visitation was held on Thursday, September 4, 2014. Funeral services held Friday, September 5, at 2:00 pm, First Baptist Church in Tillar with Rev. Dennis Green officiating and burial in Jefferson Cemetery. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church in Tillar, Arkansas. Arrangements are by Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas, Arkansas.


Restaurant moves to HWY 425 North

September 4th, 2014 by

image
imageBilly and Anita Booker, from Brown Calhoun Restaurant & Deli, have opened a new restaurant on Highway 425 N.

AJ’s Café, The former Lena’s location, is now open with breakfast (Monday – Saturday) and plate lunches (Monday – Friday).


Amber’s Mad Southern Style Moves to 425/278

September 3rd, 2014 by

imageAmber’s Mad Southern Style recently moved from their former highway 425 location, to the city’s main intersection at 425 and 278, and celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Chamber of Commerce.

Amber’s new location vibes more room for their wide variety of trending womenswear, as well as their new line of men’s clothing.


Removal of Former Trailer Park

September 2nd, 2014 by

imageThe new owners of the Koala Bear Trailerpark, which had fallen into disrepair over recent years, recently cleared the trailer park, improving the appearance of the neighborhood.


LA Nails & Spa is Open

September 2nd, 2014 by

image
image
LA Nails & Spa opened in August at the intersection of HWY 425 and 278.

LA Nails & Spa offers a full staff, with modern equipment, budding a wide range of manicure/pedicure services.


Williams Sentenced to Life in Prison, Plus 20 Years for First Degree Murder & Abuse of Corpse

September 2nd, 2014 by

WilliamsMurder Trial Underway
Jury Selected for Murder Trial
Prosecution Opening Statement
Defense’s Opening Argument
Investigator’s Testimony
Testimony of Williams Telling where the Body was Buried
Video of Interview is Shown & Its Testimony
Psychologist Testifies Defendant “Feigning Psychosis” – End of a Day Update
Prosecution Rests Case in Williams Murder Trial
Defense Rests without Williams Testifying in his own Defense in Murder Trial
Prosecution’s Closing Argument
Murder Case Goes to the Jury
Jury Verdict is In……
Williams Previously Convicted of Manslaughter & Attempted Murder
Jury Returns in 8 Minutes with Max Sentence


Lumber Company Seeking Skilled Maintenance/Millwright

September 2nd, 2014 by

Employment opportunity flat Lumber company seeking to fill openings for skilled shift maintenance/millwright.

Offering full benefit package including: insurance , 401k, and incentive bonus plan. Rate of pay is commensurate with experience.

Apply at Price Lumber Company 211 Old Troy Road Monticello, AR


Prosecution’s Closing Argument

August 29th, 2014 by

At 11 am, Judge Sam Pope explained the definitions of 1st and 2nd degree murder, manslaughter, negligent homicide, and abuse of a corpse, before the state presented their closing argument.

courtroom jury boxThe state pointed to the inconsistencies of Williams’ interviews, as well as questions about his history of seizures and 7-8 “recent injuries.”

Court took lunch recess at 12:00, and the defense will offer their closing when court resumes.


Major’s Forest & Lawn 2

Mullis Insurance

Sammy Mullis Insurance

Cedar Hills Apartments

Cedar Hills Apartments

Lucky’s Of Monticello

Hashem Law Firm 2

Hashem Law Firm

Bone’s Auto Parts

Bone's Auto Parts

JRMC 3

State Farm Mark Gray

CHI St. Vincent Heart Clinic 1

CHI St. Vincent Heart Clinic

Citizen’s Bank

Citizen's Bank

Cass Martin Realty

Cass Martin Realty

Malco Theater

Atlas Foundation Repair

BCMC Family Care Clinic 1

Majors Forest & Lawn 1

ASFCU

ASFCU

HR Block 1

H&R Block

A.J. Huffman Graphic Design

Prescription Pad Pharmacy

The Prescription Pad Pharmacy

Jerry Cruce Stump Grinding

Farm Bureau

Union Bank 2

The Computer Guys

City Drug

City Drug

Drew Farm

Hashem Law Firm 1

Hashem Law Firm

Arkansas AG Jon Deere

Arkansas AG

ESA Staffing 2

Immanuel Baptist Church

Ray Ryburn Real Estate

Huddle House 2

CHI St. Vincent Heart Clinic 2

CHI St. Vincent Heart Clinic

Advertise With Monticello Live

Baker’s Electrical

Baker's Supply

BCMC Family Care Clinic 2

Monticello Animal Clinic

Monticello Animal Clinic

Bradley County Medical Center

H&R Block 2

H&R Block

Wing Tip Gear Dumas, AR

Wing Tip Gear Dumas

JRMC 4

Citizen’s Bank 2

Citizen's Bank