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The much anticipated Market in the Park opening date is now set for Saturday, May 16, from 8 a.m to 11 a.m.  With delays due to Covid-19 and the weather, our produce vendors are anxious to get...
The Arkansas Department of Agriculture is partnering with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service to provide $309,172 in grants to 18 conservation districts across the state. The grants...
Farming isn’t anything new to Edward and Angela Schenk, as well as anyone can remember the family began farming with Edward’s grandfather sometime during the 1930’s. His father began farming on his...
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission heard the first reading of 100 changes to the AGFC Code of Regulations at today’s regularly scheduled meeting.  Although concerns for the current coronavirus...
Greetings, Monticellonians. I hope you are finding safe and creative ways to make it through during this unprecedented time.  I would like to send out a sincere thank you to all of the...
Annually, May is recognized as Foster Care Awareness Month, this year is no different.  According to the website childwelfare.gov, Foster Care Awareness month is “a time to acknowledge foster...
One burglary suspect, Omarion Foster, 18, was arrested last week by the Monticello Police Department and the Federal Agents of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms following an early morning...
Residents in Drew County who have not responded to the 2020 U.S. Census have received or will be receiving another reminder in the mail soon, along with an estimated 69 million other households who...
Questions and concerns about an ordinance to amend Ordinance number 1981-572, which defines and limits conditions for open burning within the city limits of Monticello, dominated the city council...
The Monticello Police Department unveiled their recently renovated Humvee the department plans to use for promotional events. Razorback Body shop and Ray’s Custom Fabrication, both Monticello...
LITTLE ROCK (April 27, 2020) – The Arkansas Department of Commerce announced today the Arkansas Rural Connect (ARC) broadband grant program will now begin accepting applications. The ARC...
Driving through town, citizens of Monticello may have noticed  a new addition to the Monticello Police Department fleet of vehicles, they can expect two more.  “Normally every year we get a new...
District Judge Bruce Anderson has announced further changes to the District Court calendar. These are as follows:   -cases which are set for Tuesday, May 5, are reset to Tuesday, August 4, 2020, at8...
A local business suffered a burglary sometime on Wednesday night, April 22 or early Thursday morning, April 23. several handguns were stolen and the Monticello Police Department is offering a cash...
CROSSETT, Arkansas (April 23, 2020) – Cynergy Cargo, an enclosed cargo trailer manufacturer headquartered in Douglas, Georgia, today announced that it is building a new facility in the...
  LITTLE ROCK, AR – A team of 13 inspectors from the Arkansas Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Standards continues to provide critical consumer protection services during the COVID-19...
Soft Pastures Present Problems If you drive on US Highway 425, past the University of Arkansas at Monticello beef herd, near campus, you can see cattle standing in a muddy feedlot. “That’s...
Arkansas PBS will continue to support at-home learning for the duration of school closures due to COVID-19 and has expanded its viewing options for “Arkansas AMI” – streamlined, curriculum-based...
As any former and current Junior and Senior in High Schools across the United States knows, the American College Testing, can determine a lot about one’s future, from the amount of scholarships...
Severe weather with straight-line winds and tornados tore across the southern United States Sunday, April 12, leaving over one million people without electricity, over 128,000 in Arkansas. Drew...

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