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    National Guard casing ceremony signals transition in southern Arkansas

      The Arkansas National Guard on Sunday hosted a Casing of the Colors Ceremony in Warren to mark the end of the 1-151 Cavalry Squadron and the beginning of the Guard’s new force structure in South Arkansas. The ceremony, which was held at the Warren High School Indoor Athletic Facility, featured members of the 1-151 Cavalry Squadron performing the ceremonial ‘Casing of the Colors.’ The ceremony signified the end of the Squadron. Speakers for the … Continued

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    UAM baseball team falls to no. 12 St. Mary’s

    Game 3, February 7 — The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team concluded its season-opening weekend with a 13-5 loss to 12th-ranked St. Mary’s on Sunday at the Houston Winter Invitational at Minute Maid Park. St. Mary’s (4-2) started the game by scoring runs in each of the first four innings, including four pushed across the plate in the bottom of the first inning to take an early lead. UAM (2-1) got on the board … Continued

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    Drew County trio suspected in 3-state burglary spree

      Video from a home security camera and communication between law enforcement agencies in three states led to the arrest of three Monticello teens suspected in a rash of burglaries and thefts in Southeast Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Jake Moore, Jonas Forrest, and Jarett Gray (pictured above from left to right) all 18 and all from Drew County, are each being held in the Drew County Detention Center on arrest warrants from Drew County, Cleveland County … Continued