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ARKADELPHIA—When Alvy Early and Norm DeBriyn were playing fastpitch softball together in the early 1970s, it’s a good bet neither was thinking far enough down the road to envision what happened last...
Long Shots team members Brian Williams, Jason Brantley, Andrew Johns, Cody Brockman and Kurt Beaty, from left.
The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team suffered three losses to the 20th ranked Delta State Statesmen by scores of 12-10, 10-1 and 5-3. In Friday’s first game of the series, UAM used...
Ryan Shaw shoots a jumper in the fourth quarter of Monticello’s 70-40 loss to North Pulaski Friday night at Dan Coston Fieldhouse.
It’s the final week to sign up for the Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports Program, sponsored by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, and receive free supplies. The program offers free trapshooting...
PQ Gardner won the Mother’s Day Basket raffle that the Drew Central Lady Pirates basketball team held May 8. The basket contained several items donated by the Lady Pirates as well as Lena’s Café,...
Monticello Youth Soccer Association registration is set for Saturday, August 29, at the Harper Law Office. Registration will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is open to children ages 3-17. Forms...
Monticello Titans coach Kevin Lindsey (kneeling, center) speaks to his team during the Cal Ripken 11-year-old Southwest Regional at Camden. The Titans rebounded from an opening loss to win five...
After a shaky first inning by both teams, one team settled down. Unfortunately for Drew Central, that team wasn’t the Pirates. Smackover plated six runs on seven singles in the top of the third...
Getting 24 points from Dilly Binns and 18 from Demarius Thomas, Drew Central slapped Smackover 71-50 on Thursday, January 24 to improve to 4-1 in Class 3A, District 8 play, 16-8 overall. The Pirates...
Monticello starting cornerback Hunter Lawson was likely lost for the season after suffering a broken leg during practice Thursday, August 13, at MHS. MHS coach Van Paschal said Lawson was attempting...
<p>MJHS cheerleader Kinsley Akin cheers on the Jr. Billies.</p><p>MHS cheerleader Meredith Dickson waves to the crowd.</p><p>Eli Hampton, 3-year-old son of Doug and...
<span><strong>By Harold Coggins</strong></span> <span>sports@monticellonews.net</span> <span>Coach Aaron Jost warned about it the week before....
A softball clinic for girls ages 7-14 will be held Saturday, March 21, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Drew Central High School softball field. The clinic is part of Shawna Densmore’s senior project....
When only two of your opponent’s players score in a basketball game, chances are most coaches will walk off the court with a victory. Except when you’ve got issues with your own lineup, Monticello...
Joe Carmical, a junior at Monticello High School, received a $500 savings bond last week at a luncheon sponsored by the AAA and State Farm Insurance. Those competing for the honor wrote essays and...
The Monticello football team hosted Dumas for a scrimmage Monday, August 24, and worked out some kinks in the final tune-up before the regular season. The Billies turned in a solid second half after...
Anyone interested in playing Senior Babe Ruth baseball (ages 16-18) may register at Rogers Men’s Wear between now and Saturday, April 25. The cost is $40. Games will be played on Wednesdays,...

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