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Bryant Nelson, formerly of the Boston Red Sox, will be the featured guest speaker at the Henry “Hank” Thompson Sr. Memorial Scholarship “Meet the Players” Baseball Banquet to be held on Saturday,...
Reggie Rayford puts up a shot in the third quarter.
Sylvan Hills denied Monticello its first conference win, scoring a late basket to take the lead then holding on to win 48-45 at Dan Coston Fieldhouse Friday night. Monticello trailed at the end of...
The University of Arkansas at Monticello football team has announced the signing of 18 high school seniors to join the team for the 2009 season. They include: Shaquil Ellis - Offensive Tackle, 6-2...
The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team has dropped out of the NABC Division II Top 25, but still received one vote in this week’s poll. The drop-out ends a streak of nine...
Registration for the Monticello Babe Ruth Softball League, ages T-ball through 18 years,  is ongoing through Friday, February 27. Interested persons may sign up at the Monticello High School...
The Monticello Lady Billies failed to finish a fourth-quarter comeback in a game they trailed by as many as 14 points Friday night at Dan Coston Fieldhouse. The Sylvan Hills Lady Bears showed why...
Professional bullfighter and Air Force Captain Jeremy Sparks was selected to serve as a bullfighter for the First Frontier Circuit Finals Rodeo, which was featured at the Harrisburg Farm Show Complex...
The Drew County Cal Ripken League will hold registration on Thursday and Friday, February  26-27 at Jordan Park from 4:30-8:30 p.m. Costs are: T-ball (ages 4-6) $20; and Pitching Machine through...
If you get beat like a drum at home, odds don’t seem high you’ll change that tune on the road. So that’s the dilemma  facing these Razorbacks. No road warriors anyway with a 0-4 SEC road record for...
Ryan Shaw and Rashaud Jones apply the full court press on Sylvan Hills’ Kolby Davis as he attempts to dribble across the time line late in the fourth quarter.
Jake Hickam, 8 years old, killed his first turkey on Saturday, April 4, opening morning of the youth hunt, while hunting with his grandfather, Willard Hickam.  The turkey weighed 20 1/2 pounds and...
Monticello got back into the 5A-Southeast conference race with two wins at White Hall March 31. The Billies hammered out 26 hits in the two-game set, winning 9-6 in game one and 12-9 in game two, to...
The Red Sox came out on top in the Monticello Cal Ripken League Preseason Tournament held Friday and Saturday at the sports complex. Team members include, front row, from left: JP Aiken, Jeff...
Special to The Advance The Monticello boys won 10 of 17 events, outscoring the next closest team by 65 points to run away with the Senior Billie Relays Saturday. The Monticello girls won their side...
Jake and Willard Hickam with Jake's first turkey
Special to The Advance The Parts Plus United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour featuring 700-horsepower, 120-mile-per-hour, winged Outlaw sprint cars from six states will be coming to Drew...
Had it been boxing instead of a  football scrimmage, the Razorbacks’ defense never would have arisen from the canvas. The fight would have been stopped. Fortunately for the defense, in a Bobby...
Robert Deen, a sophomore at Monticello High School, and a member of the El Dorado Swim Club, competed with 12 other club members in the El Dorado team’s first international swim meet. The...

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