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Help for homeowners and renter affected by the severe storms and straight-line winds on Sunday, April 12, in Drew County may be available through the State of Arkansas. Homeowners and renters in...
A global health crisis and its attendant economic impacts, unusually wet weather and an ongoing trade dispute with China had a discouraging effect on Arkansas growers’ acreage decisions for some...
A special call meeting has been scheduled for Monday, July 6, at 6 p.m. in the Drew County Courthouse to address the closure of the County Collector Tonya Loveless' office following her decision for...
The Arkansas Bar Association and Arkansas Bar Foundation honored C.C. (Cliff) Gibson III of Gibson & Keith, Monticello, with the James H. McKenzie Professionalism Award in recognition of...
The Desha/Drew Cattlemen’s Association and guests enjoyed meeting outside, under the trees at Town & Country Feed and Trailer Store on Hwy 425 South of Monticello, June 18.  President Jason...
Both local school districts, Monticello and Drew Central, have released information on the return to school on Thursday, Aug. 13, as originally scheduled and the options parents and students have...
Along with most of the state of Arkansas, Drew County saw a sharp increase in cases in the past week with an increase of 58.5% in cases. From Thursday, June 25 through Monday, June 30, the county...
Refusal to take a COVID-19 test by Drew County Collector, Tonya Loveless, and her employees, has resulted in Drew County Judge Robert Akin barring Loveless and staff from the Drew County Courthouse...
Showing appreciation to local law enforcement was the goal of Shady Grove Baptist Church who hosted a fish fry Wednesday, June 24, for the Monticello Police Department and Drew County Sheriff’s...
  Thursday:  Hamburgers, lettuce tomato onion, french fries, fruit, pea salad, brownie, milk Friday:  Closed in observance of Independence Day Monday:  Turkey croissant, lettuce tomato, carrot...
Amy James, a senior at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, has been selected to receive a 2020 Excellence in Public Health Award from the U.S. Public Health Service Physician...
The anger and frustration brought on by the horrific deaths of George Floyd and others at the hands of those charged with protecting the public have pointed a spotlight on the need for reform. We...
These are uncertain, divided times for our nation. Unemployment is at mind-boggling levels, a virus we still don’t fully understand is stifling the course of ordinary life, many businesses are...
As Arkansas began Phase Two of its gradual reopening of businesses and social activities, the governor issued three executive orders related to the coronavirus outbreak. The first provides...
Last Friday during the Arkansas Legislative Council meeting, we considered reports of 15 standing subcommittees, heard the May 2020 monthly General Revenue Report and considered communications from...
As Arkansas continues to struggle through the COVID-19 health crisis and subsequent economic recession, Arkansans’ views on the job performances of some of its most notable leaders are worth...
Thursday: Swiss steak, rice, green beans, roll, fresh fruit, milk Friday:  Baked Chicken, sweet potato casserole, steamed broccoli, fruit and Jell-O, milk Monday:  Beef tips in gravy, buttered...
With the rise of COVID-19 cases in Arkansas and Drew County, officials have been urging citizens and residents of the three W’s: wear a mask, wash hands and watch the distance to stay at least 6...
Monticello suffered a loss Friday, June 19, when long time community member and public servant, Carolyn Inez Allen, passed away at the Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation in Monticello.  Brown, who...
Water rate increases, along with the passing of a city wide burn ordinance, took little time for the City Council as they worked their way through a packed agenda Tuesday, June 23, during their...

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