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With college football’s Rivalry Week just past, games between two teams which really don’t like each other are fresh on the minds of most fans. If any three followers of sports were asked to come up...
Most coaches don’t take much stock in early season games, other than to get their players acclimated to their roles. So it was as Monticello senior boys’ head coach Wayne Sherrer watched his Billies...
<strong>LV Lakeside            6     0     0    13     —    19</strong> <span><strong>Monticello               7   17    7      0     —     31</strong></span> <...
Monticello’s offensive line affords sophomore quarterback Jeff Carmical (9) a secure pocket and a throwing lane during Friday night’s season-opening 31-19 win over Lake Village Lakeside at Hyatt...
Facing a surprisingly good opening-game opponent, first-year Monticello head football coach Marty Davis turned to his youth for a win. And they came through in a 31-19 victory over Lake Village...
<span>Opening night of the junior high school football season was not kind to either Monticello or Drew Central. The junior Billies were shut out 24-0 by Fordyce at Hyatt Field in the first...
Scoring in all 17 events in both the boys’ and girls’ divisions, Monticello rolled to its first meet wins of the 2014 high school track and field season at last Thursday’s Lumberjack Relays in Warren...
<strong>MYSA soccer registration </strong> <span>The Monticello Youth Soccer Association (MYSA) will be holding regular soccer registration for children ages 3-17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p...
She didn’t quite match last year’s results but Monticello’s Sara Claycomb is a champion nonetheless. Proving she really is a “distance” runner, the Lady Billies’ junior repeated as state titleist in...
Monticello honored its six seniors between games of the Dumas doubleheader on Thursday. From left to right, the upperclassmen who are playing their last year for the Billies are Cooper Williams,...
Finishing the year with a flourish, Monticello’s baseball team likely faces its stiffest test of 2014 this weekend. The Billies, who won their final four conference games to make it into the...
<strong>UAM youth football camp coming up</strong> <span>The University of Arkansas at Monticello football program is set to host a pair of “Playing the Boll Weevil Way” camps...
Beginning tonight, the five local football teams will join the parade that started on Saturday, Aug. 23 when Eastern Washington University defeated Sam Houston State University 56-35 in the 2014 NCAA...
Last Thursday night at Watson Chapel as Monticello’s junior Billies were visiting for an Arkansas Activities Association benefit football scrimmage against the junior Wildcats, a Watson Chapel ninth...
Athletics is just a part of a high school track and field/cross country student-athlete’s year—a small part. The majority of his or her time is taken up (or should be, at least) with being a student...
Monticello's D.J. Franklin (30) drives the lane for two points in an early-season game against Hot Springs.
In a year where it seemed like the best basketball players both in Southeast Arkansas and around the state were underclassmen, the Arkansas Activities Association has followed that trend by naming...
Locked in a pitchers’ duel until the bottom of the sixth inning, the Monticello girls’ softball team rallied for two runs and a 3-1 Class 4A, District 8 victory over rival Warren on Tuesday. <span...
STAR CITY—Monticello has has been a Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde football team through the first four games of the Marty Davis era. One teams shows up one week, another shows up the next. <span>...

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