Covid-19 vaccine clinic set for August 14

Covid-19 vaccine clinic set for August 14

A covid-19 vaccine clinic will be held in Monticello on August 14 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church. The Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be administered free by the Health Department to those who are 12 years of age or...
Area basketball team wins national championship

Area basketball team wins national championship

  The Fifty-Six Lakers won the HoopPlay USA Nationals (8th grade division) held in Russellville July 16-19. The Lakers went undefeated on their way to becoming the 2021 HoopPlay USA Champions. The team includes players from Warren, Wilmar, Monticello and Rison....

State unemployment rate stable third consecutive month

Arkansas unemployment rate remained at 4.4 percent for the third straight month, according to data from the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, released Friday by the Arkansas Division of Workforce Services. Arkansas’s unemployment rate is three and...
Joint solar project goes online in Star City

Joint solar project goes online in Star City

  Star City School District and Yorktown Water Association held a joint ceremony today to dedicate each of their new solar projects, in collaboration with Arkansas’ Today’s Power, Inc. The two solar projects equal 1.5 megawatts and occupy approximately 12...