NAACP announces October Events

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Drew County Branch 6042 continues to move the mission forward in the city and county with several events for the month of October. The month of October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The...
Tickets available for UAM Sports Hall of Fame Banquet

Tickets available for UAM Sports Hall of Fame Banquet

Tickets to the University of Arkansas-Monticello Sports Hall of Fame Banquet on are now available for purchase for $25. The UAM Sports Hall of Fame classes of 2020 and 2021 will be honored at the October 14 event. The banquet will be held at 6 p.m. in the Green Room...

Gov. Hutchinson to speak at Patriots Day ceremony

The state commemoration of Patriots Day will be held on September 11 at 8:30 a.m. on the front steps of the Arkansas Capitol building. Gov. Asa Hutchinson is scheduled to speak at this observation of the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2011. The ceremony is open...
Perseid meteor shower peaks this week

Perseid meteor shower peaks this week

The Perseid meteor shower will peak this week with the best viewing times between 12:01 a.m. and daybreak on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, according to NASA. Under the best conditions, away from city lights with a clear sky, skywatchers could spot more than 40...

Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame event postponed

The Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame has announced that its Aug. 20 induction ceremony will be postponed due to safety concerns surrounding the increase in COVID-19 cases in Arkansas. The induction ceremony is now scheduled to occur March 4, 2022, effectively...