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The changes to Arkansas’s tax system passed during this year’s legislative session fail to make the funda mental changes the state needs to create a fair, adequate, and modern tax system that will...
A parent addressed the Monticello School Board about math Tuesday night during the regular scheduled monthly meeting. Local dentist Dr. Joe Miles told the board that the District has a “math crisis...
U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor visited Monticello Friday night for a campaign fundraiser at a local residence. During the evening, Pryor visited the Monticello Billies' home football game against the Crossett...
Drew County Office of Emergency Services and 911 Coordinator Michael Frisby informed the Quorum Court during Monday’s regularly scheduled meeting that the county is back in good standings with the...
The University of Arkansas at Monticello has entered into uncharted territory. For the first time ever, freshmen who have less than 24 credit hours must live on campus unless they reside at home and...
The effects of Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s freezing temperatures on Arkansas’ farms will be minimal, say extension agronomists and agents for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture...
America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders is now launching in 40 states, with more than $500,000 worth of scholarships available. Sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, the program provides $1,500 college...
The Republican Party of Drew County was saddened by the news this week of the death of Mayor Allen Maxwell. His service to the city of Monticello and the Great State of Arkansas are to be applauded...
A native Monticellonian was arrested early Sunday morning by the North Little Rock Police and charged with first degree murder for his role in the shooting death of his roomate, who was also a former...
When the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission collects fines from game law convictions, the money goes back to the county where it was collected. During the monthly Commission meeting, the agency...
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According to Monticello Police Chief Eddy Deaton, an escaped bank robbery suspect was captured Sunday morning at the Pilgrim Rest Apartment Complex in Monticello. Glen Darnell Perrian, who has been...
A series of legislative meetings will be held later this year to consider ways to address the spiraling cost of teacher health insurance, lawmakers said Friday. The State Public and Public School...
With the kids heading back to school in just three weeks, the state of Arkansas will hold its tax free holiday this weekend, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday and ending at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday....
From walking trails, to food pantries to training first responders, the Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas touches the lives of all Arkansans. The Foundation recently awarded a total...
With the temperatures near 100 degrees for the last few weeks, Southeast Arkansas and Drew County have been updated to moderate risk for forest fires by the Arkansas Forestry Commission. Drew County...
Fire destroyed a local business Wednesday morning. Monticello firefighters were called to Donaldson’s Sporting Goods, located on Westgate Drive, around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday. Fire Chief Kelly Reid said...
County Attorney Cliff Gibson, who is also serving as special bond counsel for the one-fourth cent sales tax bond passed by county voters in December, informed the Drew County Quorum Court that the...
A wildfire that began Thursday afternoon in Drew County just west of Monticello near the small community of Wilmar continues to rage into the evening hours. Joined by representatives from the Drew...
The November meeting of the Desha/Drew Cattlemen’s Association was called to order on November 21, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the UAM Agricultural Center in Monticello, Arkansas by President Jason Cater....

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