• Warren to honor Lumberjacks with championship parade

    Warren will honor the 4A State Champion Lumberjacks Thursday evening with a championship parade. The Lumberjacks soundly defeated Mena 48-14 Saturday in the 4A state championship game. Senior Kilay Cox scored five touchdowns in the win, tying a state final record. The parade will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday at the new Warren Post Office and end at the old post office.

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    Time set for swearing in of elected officials in Ashley County

    The swearing in ceremony for all elected officials in Ashley County will be at 10 a.m. on January 1, 2015 at the Ashley County Courthouse in Hamburg.  The public is welcome to attend.

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    Ray’s serving baby back ribs Friday

      Ray’s in Monticello will be serving smoked baby back ribs for lunch and dinner Friday, December 19. A half rack of ribs with two side dishes is $9.99 and a full rack with two sides is $18.99. Side dishes include baked beans, coleslaw, baked potato salad and mustard potato salad. Read more about Ray’s great ribs in this restaurant review. Drop by Ray’s for lunch or dinner at the intersection of U.S. 425 & 278 in … Continued

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  • Craig Wayne Boyd

    Craig Wayne Boyd wins The Voice

    Craig Wayne Boyd, the grandson of Shirley Cater of Monticello, won NBC's The Voice competition Tuesday night. Boyd will receive a record deal and $100,000. The 35-year-old country singer has a number of family members in Southeast Arkansas and attends annual family reunions in Monticello. He is the grandson of Shirley Cater, nephew of Mark Cater, and the great nephew of Herbert and Donna Bradley and Bobby Bostain, all of Monticello. He is also the great … Continued