2020 SEARK Football Scores — Week 9

2020 SEARK Football Scores — Week 9

  Southeast Arkansas Football scores, Week 9: • Warren 26  — Hamburg 14 • Dumas 42 — Monticello 20 • Star City 35 — Dewitt 8 • Crossett 48 — Helena-West Helena 0 • McGehee 30 — Dollarway 6 • Fordyce 62 — Hampton 0 • Lake Village 56 — Barton 14...
John H. Johnson Day to be observed virtually Nov. 1

John H. Johnson Day to be observed virtually Nov. 1

  The Second Annual John H. Johnson Day will be observed virtually on November 1, 2020, from 4 p.m. until 5 p.m. The John H. Johnson official holiday was established April 16, 2019 during the 92nd General Assembly. Johnson published Ebony and Jet Magazines, and...
UAMS, Drew Memorial to recognize ‘Stroke Day’

UAMS, Drew Memorial to recognize ‘Stroke Day’

    In 2010, Arkansas was number one for acute stroke deaths in the United States. As of 2018, Arkansas ranks number nine in acute stroke deaths. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Institute for Digital Health & Innovation Stroke...
Vote for a solid investment strategy

Vote for a solid investment strategy

  Election Day is little more than a week away. As a citizen, you may feel the results will affect many aspects of life in this country. But as an investor, your situation probably won’t change after the votes are counted. No matter who wins, the financial...
UAM football scrimmage has been rescheduled

UAM football scrimmage has been rescheduled

  The University of Arkansas at Monticello Green and White football scrimmage has been rescheduled to Tuesday October 27 at 6:30 p.m. at Willis “Convoy” Leslie Cotton Boll Stadium. The change has been made due to the impending weather from Tropical Storm Zeta....
2020 SEARK Football Scores — Week 8

2020 SEARK Football Scores — Week 8

  Southeast Arkansas Football scores, Week 8: • Monticello 18 – Warren 12 • Dumas 28 –  Dewitt 0 • Star City 35 – Helena 0 • McGehee 47 – Barton 0 • Fordyce 55 – Parkers Chapel 12 Cancellations: Crossett at Hamburg Rison at Lake...
Woman dies in single-vehicle accident in Ashley County

Woman dies in single-vehicle accident in Ashley County

  A Louisiana woman was killed in a single-vehicle accident late Thursday afternoon at a highway construction zone on U.S. 425 South in Ashley County. Georgianna Emfinger, 71, of Monroe, Louisiana was traveling north on U.S. 425 South when the 2004 GMC she was...
Arkansas surpasses 100,000 coronavirus cases

Arkansas surpasses 100,000 coronavirus cases

  Arkansas’ confirmed and probable Covid-19 cases increased by 844 Tuesday bringing the state’s total to 100,441 since the pandemic hit the state seven months ago, according to Gov. Asa Hutchinson. Hutchinson reported the numbers remotely due to his...

UAM names alumni awardees

The University of Arkansas at Monticello recently announced its 2020 alumni awardees during a video conference. The annual awards banquet is traditionally held during homecoming week festivities. Because NCAA Great American Conference athletics is suspended for the...
Drew County NAACP plans virtual fundraiser

Drew County NAACP plans virtual fundraiser

  The Drew County NAACP recently announced its plans for its annual fundraising event. The 2020 Freedom Fund Gala will be held virtually on Friday, October 30 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. by Zoom and Facebook Live. Due to the conditions of the pandemic, the branch...
Early voting opens Monday

Early voting opens Monday

  Early voting for the 2020 General Election opens October 19 and runs through November 2, the day before the election. Early voting hours are 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturdays during the early voting period. For...
2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 7

2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 7

  Southeast Arkansas Football scores, Week 7: • Dumas 35 – Star City 29 • Hamburg 47 – Helena 12 • Warren 48 – Dewitt 6 • Greenbriar 37 – Monticello 36 • Fordyce 55 – Strong 0 • McGehee at Rison –...
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Avoid financial mistakes during retirement

  When you retire, you’ve learned a lot about all sorts of things, helping you avoid some of the mistakes you made earlier in life. However, you may still be susceptible to financial missteps specifically related to your retirement years. How can you dodge these...
2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 6

2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 6

  Southeast Arkansas Football scores, week 6: THURSDAY • Monticello 53 Helena-West Helena 6 • Jacksonville 46 Hamburg 39 non conference game FRIDAY • Warren 40- Dumas 7 • McGehee 28 Camden Harmony Grove 6 • Rison 54 – Smackover 6 • Fordyce 21 –...
ACMC urges community to get flu shot

ACMC urges community to get flu shot

  The medical staff at Ashley County Medical Center is urging the community to get their flu vaccine to help protect themselves, their family, and their community. All the ACMC clinics and all community pharmacies have flu vaccines available. In many instances,...
Q&A: Arkansas District 9 State House Race

Q&A: Arkansas District 9 State House Race

  Howard Beaty, a Republican from Crossett, is challenging State Rep. LeAnne Burch, a Democrat from Monticello, in the November General Election for the District 9 state House seat. District 9 covers about two-thirds of Ashley and Drew counties including...
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Can you influence your financial aid award?

  Right now, the pandemic is causing chaos and uncertainty for colleges and students. But it won’t always be that way. And if you have children who will be heading off to school in the next few years, you’re probably thinking about more typical concerns – such as...
2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 5

2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 5

  Southeast Arkansas high school football scores. Week 5: • Hamburg 46 – Monticello 20 • Crossett 21 – Dumas 20 • Warren 42 – Booneville 35 • McGehee 46 – Lake Village 13 • Rison 42 – Dollarway 0 • Fordyce 47 – Carisle 14 •...