UAM holds on to top Arkansas Tech

A fourth quarter interception returned for a touchdown by Gregg Hooks proved to be the difference in Arkansas-Monticello’s 27-20 road win Saturday over Arkansas Tech. The Weevils came up with the only turnover in the contest which ultimately ended up being the...
Missing man located

Missing man located

  A Drew County man missing since Monday was located Saturday morning and taken to a local hospital according to a news release from the Drew County Sheriff’s Office. Mark Anthony Mason, 54, was found in a wooded area near his home around 10 a.m., about an...
2021 Football Scores — Week 4

2021 Football Scores — Week 4

Southeast Arkansas Football scores. Week 4: • Warren 40 Crossett 34 • Star City 10 Monticello 0 • McGehee 42 Drew Central 0 • Dumas 50 Helena 14 • Dewitt 37 Hamburg 0 • Lake Village 40 Smackover 0 • Rison 46 Barton 30 • Clarendon 33 Fordyce 21  ...
Maddie Welch wins state t-shirt design contest

Maddie Welch wins state t-shirt design contest

  Star City High School senior Maddie Welch is the first-place winner of the Arkansas Art Educators Presidents’ Foundation T-Shirt Design Contest. Welch’s design was selected from entries from high school students throughout Arkansas. Welch’s design will appear...
Suspect in Star City standoff surrenders

Suspect in Star City standoff surrenders

  A Star City man surrendered to Arkansas State Troopers on Wednesday following a four-hour stand-off that began after the man allegedly fired a gun at Star City police officers. Cristobal Palomerez-Heredia, 43, of 205 Park Street is charged with aggravated...
UAM falls to No. 25 Henderson State

UAM falls to No. 25 Henderson State

  The University of Arkansas at Monticello football team dropped its second-consecutive contest Saturday when the Weevils fell at home to No. 25 Henderson State. The UAM defense struggled to take away the big plays for the Reddies ultimately losing the game...
2 die in Ashley County crash

2 die in Ashley County crash

  Two Ashley County residents died late Friday afternoon when their vehicle collided with a tractor-trailer in Fountain Hill. Sharrie Williams, 21, of Crossett, and Williams’ passenger, Drackus Charleston, 29, of Hamburg, died in the crash, according to a...
2021 Football Scores — Week 3

2021 Football Scores — Week 3

  Southeast Arkansas Football scores. Week 3: • McGehee 15 – Crossett 13 • Monticello 26 – Fordyce 7 • Rison 42 – Hamburg 3 • Warren 42 – Franklin Parish 10 • Star City 55 – Hampton 7 • White Hall 42 – Drew Central 0  ...
2021 Football Scores – Week 2

2021 Football Scores – Week 2

  Southeast Arkansas Football scores. Week 2: • Warren 47 Stuttgart 27 • McGehee 54 Dumas 7 • Camden Fairview 52 Hamburg 0 • Junction City 54 Lake Village 8 • Dewitt 35 Drew Central 8 • Fordyce 22 Camden Harmony Grove 20  ...
Mainline receives national recognition

Mainline receives national recognition

  The Health Resources and Services Administration, an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, recently awarded seven 2021 Community Health Quality Recognition badges to Mainline Health Systems. The badges recognize health center program...
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Help grandkids prepare for the future

  If you’re a grandparent, you don’t need Grandparents Day, observed on Sept. 12, to remind you of the joys of having grandchildren. Yet, you might want to use this day as an opportunity to think about ways to help provide for your grandchildren’s future. The...
2021 Football Scores – Week 1

2021 Football Scores – Week 1

  Southeast Arkansas Football scores. Week 1: • White Hall 35 – Warren 0 • Bauxite 15 – Monticello 13 • Crossett 15 – Magnolia 3 • Dumas 27 – Lake Village 20 • Stuttgart 35 – Star City 14 • McGehee 47 – DeWitt 22 • Rison 24...
SEARK Concert releases 2021-22 season details

SEARK Concert releases 2021-22 season details

  The Southeast Arkansas Concert Association will kick off its 2021-22 season on October 9 with A Salute to the Troops at the Fine Arts Center on the University of Arkansas at Monticello campus. The program is an American variety show celebration featuring area...
Human remains found in Chicot County identified

Human remains found in Chicot County identified

  A decomposed body found last week in Chicot County has been identified as a Louisiana woman, according to State Police. The body of 32-year-old Shenita Hicks of Lake Providence, Louisiana was found August 28 along U.S. 65, south of Lake Village, near the...
Gilmore, Beaty receive Statesman Award

Gilmore, Beaty receive Statesman Award

  State Sen. Ben Gilmore and State Rep. Howard M. Beaty, Jr., both of Crossett, were awarded the 2021 Statesman Award by the Family Council Action Committee. Gilmore and Beaty received the award for making an “A” on the 2021 Family Council Action...
Investigation underway after body found in Chicot County

Investigation underway after body found in Chicot County

  State Police are investigating the discovery of a body found Saturday along U.S. 65 in Chicot County near the Arkansas and Louisiana border, according to an Arkansas State Police news release. Because the body was in an extended state of decomposition officers...
Dr. Blayne Beene joins Mainline

Dr. Blayne Beene joins Mainline

  Dr. Blayne Beene has joined the Mainline Health Systems staff. He will begin seeing patients at the Monticello clinic on August 30. “As a family medicine physician, it is my goal to provide the best medical care possible for patients of all ages and...