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Rogers’ Comments After Election Victory

July 16th, 2014 by

Joe RogersFirst of all I would like to thank everyone that participated in the runoff election today. I want to thank all the people that worked so hard for me and supported me. This vote of confidence is very humbling and I will do my very best to represent all the people of Monticello.

We are facing some major challenges here in Monticello with the water issue. This is a very important and expensive issue facing us and we need to meet this with unity of purpose and insure that the best interests of all the citizens of Monticello are best served. I will work with the city council, the municipal league and our attorney to insure the best resolution of this situation.

The door of the mayor’s office will always be open. I invite your opinion and I need your continued support in the days and weeks ahead.


Happy Birthday

July 16th, 2014 by


Happy 18th Birthday Javelyn!!!!
Can’t believe how time has flown by so quick!!!
We love you so much!!!
Bill, Mom, Jagger, and Jacob


Siemens History of Complaints & Lawsuits, as Documented on the Web

July 16th, 2014 by

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Following Thursday night’s City Council meeting, with some questions being answered, and many more not being answered; it seems that the internet was a popular plance for many local residents to go and search for Siemens’ (the company who is intalling our new water meters and will install an estimated 45-93 miles of underground water lines) history.  Many of those who did so, forwareded their information to MLive.

Wikipedia describes Siemens in several aspects, including their contoversial history, as shown here.

Listed below are some of the other credible, documented allegation about Siemens.
Siemens in McComb, MS – Federal Court to hear Meter Lawsuit
Siemens in Jackson, MS – “Water Meters Still Worry Council Members”
Siemens Facing Pending Lawsuits in Chicago for Water System Failure
Siemens Facing Lawsuit in Sacramento
Siemens Paid $1.34 Billion in Fines – New York Times

Although these only cover a few of the wide range of products and services that Siemens offer, there is certainly enough “smoke” to be looking for “fires” to erupt.


City Council Drills Water Contractor over $60 Million Statement, Maps. & Meters

July 14th, 2014 by




Following Wednesday’s MLive article spotlighting the $60 million rumors circulating the city about the water system improvement project, the City Council quickly called a meeting for Thursday night, to discuss the issue.

Some Councilmembers were familiar with the questions; while others had no idea, until they read the MLive article.

Read the rest of this entry »


& the Winner of the Willie Nelson Autographed Guitar Is………

July 13th, 2014 by

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Congratulations to Colin Wall of Little Rock, Monticello native, who won the Willie Nelson autographed guitar raffled by Ward Davis. Davis raised approximately $5,000 through this event and the “Music for Mayflower” event he hosted. The money is donated to Mayflower choir students of Bennie Carol Wade Dunavan, former Drew Central choir director for 25 years, who lost their homes in the April 27 tornado.


Something New Is Coming To Mt. Nebo South Campus

July 13th, 2014 by

sunday-schoolYou’re Invited
Something new is coming to Mt. Nebo South Campus!
124 W. Railroad (Behind Burger King) Monticello, AR
Rev. A. L. Brown, Pastor.

Come join us for Sunday School!

Classes for Men, Women and Children
Every Sunday 1:00pm – 2:30pm

Weekly Ministry Schedule
Weekly Worship Service every Sunday at 3:00pm
Weekly Prayer Service every Tuesday at 6:30pm
Weekly Bible Study every Tuesday at 7:00pm

Everyone is invited
“Where the Spirit of the Lord is Lifting up a Standard”


Log Truck Rollover near 35 East

July 11th, 2014 by

imageWednesday morning around 9:30, the driver of this Kenworth log truck seems to have escaped serious injury, as the loaded truck rolled over, relaxing the cab and pinning him inside.

image Nearby logging equipment was used to pull the protective crash assembly away from the back of the cab, so that Monticello Fire and Rescue could use the Jaws of Life to remove the crushed cab. Read the rest of this entry »


WEATHER FORECAST

Weather in Monticello
Today Thursday
It is forcast to be Thunderstorm at 10:00 PM CDT on July 30, 2014
Thunderstorm
84°/66°
It is forcast to be Thunderstorm at 10:00 PM CDT on July 31, 2014
Thunderstorm
77°/61°

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