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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...
A combination of COVID-19, job losses and a nation calling for social change has made traditions hard to keep, but ingenuity and a little imagination has seen the Drew County community come...
Public lands in Arkansas provide an abundance of opportunities for people to enjoy the great outdoors. The time-honored traditions of hunting and fishing have helped grow the state’s tourism...
The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, issued new and revised guidance for the Paycheck Protection Program.  This guidance implements the...
A federal judge upheld the constitutionality of lethal injection procedures used in Arkansas for carrying out the death penalty. A group of inmates on death row had challenged the protocol used...
Last week the Joint Education Committee met Monday and Tuesday, with reports from our adequacy study, including ones from the Bureau of Legislative Research.  We reviewed Arkansas and other states...
To my fellow Monticellonians and Monticello Merchants, Your senior citizen center needs your help! Our Monticello senior citizens have participated in the National Meals for Seniors fundraiser to...
Over the years of my life I have known many police officers. Some were great men and women who dreamed of being law enforcement since they were little and have gone into the profession for the...
*/ What a difference six years can make. In 2014, Tom Cotton, then a Republican U.S. Representative, ran against Democratic Senator Mark Pryor, a two-term incumbent, former Arkansas Attorney...
As the U.S. continues to get creative with ways to stay connected and safe from the dagers of COVID-19, The Old State House Museum is offering kids a virtual camp. From Monday, July 13, through...
The COVID-19 outbreak has coincided with a demand for locally-sourced meat, according to Dr. David Fernandez, Extension livestock specialist and interim dean of graduate studies for the University...
Good character and community service is what Betty Ann Findley believed was essential to an individual’s success. When a memorial scholarship was established in her name in 2019, good character and...
People interested in chasing an Arkansas alligator on public land and water this fall have until midnight June 30 to put their name in the hat. Applications for the 2020 Arkansas alligator season...
To further meet the needs of U.S. small businesses and non-profits, the U.S. Small Business Administration reopened the Economic Injury Disaster Loan and EIDL Advance program portal to all eligible...
Several local high school seniors have been awarded the Drew County Charity Alumni Basketball Scholarship.  Recipients of the 2020 Drew Counts Charity Alumni Basketball scholarship are Blaine...
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock announces students who have made the Dean's and Chancellor’s List for the spring 2020 semester. UA Little Rock recognizes superior academic performance at...
Monticello Police arrested Jackie Sharp, 36, on charges of Second Degree Battery after Sharp attacked an on duty campus police officer at a local gas station last week before fleeing the scene. ...

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