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The Billies' Brian Handley goes up for a shot in the first round of the state 5A playoffs in Alma last week. The Morrilton Devil Dogs defeated the Billies 60-48.
Special to The Advance After the Monticello High School baseball team defeated the Pine Bluff Zebras 12-4 on a frigid Tuesday evening to kick off the 2010 season, the Billies finished the week 5-0...
The SEArk Slugfest champion Billies with their trophy.
The Morrilton Devil Dogs jumped on Monticello early and then survived a late run by the Billies to win, 60-48, in the first round of the Class 5A State Tournament in Alma on Thursday. Monticello...
Watson Chapel's Mitch Lane is tackled by Monticello's Rashad Jones (4), Edwin Thornton (39) and Drake Saxton (56) during Friday's game. Lane had three touchdown catches in a 49-15 win for the...
The Monticello High School cheerleaders will sponsor a car wash and rummage sale this Saturday, June 12. The rummage sale will be held at 160 Baywood Lane from 6 a.m. to noon, and the car wash will...
The Mustangs won the 8U league this year with an undefeated 10-0 regular season record. Pictured (l to r) are: front row Rowyn Fradsham, Makiah Lawson, Hannah Gay, Karson Kilcrease, Micah Wagner, and...
The Drew Central senior girls finished second at the Tri-State Classic last week in Willard, Mo. The tournament featured teams from Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas. The Lady Pirates (8-1) lost to the...
Monticello’s senior boys finished 2-1 at the Hot Springs Hoopfest last week. The Billies (2-2) opened with a 45-40 loss to Lafayette County on November 30. They beat Lonoke 46-28 for their first win...
Drew Central’s Demarius Thomas (23) rises to the basket during a senior boys game at McGehee on November 30. McGehee’s defensive play overwhelmed the Pirates in an 84-59 win for the Owls.
Watson Chapel's Kyle Coleman accounted for six touchdowns Friday as the Wildcats celebrated homecoming with a 49-15 win over Monticello. Coleman threw for four touchdowns and ran for two more. Five...
Watson Chapel's Mitch Lane is tackled by Monticello's Rashad Jones (4), Edwin Thornton (39) and Drake Saxton (56) during Friday's game. Lane had three touchdown catches in a 49-15 win for the...
Monticello’s Reggie Rayford fights for extra yardage during a 56-26 win over Hamburg last Friday, September 3, at Hyatt Field. Rayford finished with nine carries for 122 yards and two touchdowns.
Monticello’s Imani Riley finds room to run during a junior high game against Warren on Thursday, September 2, at Hyatt Field. Warren pulled away in the second half for a 40-16 win.
Monticello's Ryan Shaw (24) finishes a layup between three Sylvan Hills defenders Friday at Dan Coston Field House.
Monticello's defense forced five turnovers Thursday as the Jr. Billies won 28-14 over Crossett in non-conference play at Hyatt Field. Devontrius Chaffin had two interceptions for Monticello, one of...
The Monticello High School golf team recently finished third at the district tournament in Pine Bluff. The team was scheuled to compete at the state tournament today, Wednesday, October 6, in...
Monticello's Anthony Smith tries to escape the grasp of Crossett's Dominque Bridges during Thursday's eighth-grade game at Hyatt Field.
The Monticello High School golf team, from left, Tucker Ward, Brooks Jones, Walker Jarrett, Ben Adcock and Jay Kent Gates.

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