Ward Davis has a story to tell

Ward Davis has a story to tell

Editor’s note: Ward Davis, a Nashville singer and songwriter, is a Drew County native. His new CD “15 Years in a 10-Year Town” will be released on May 12. It will feature eight of Davis’ original songs including “Unfair Weather...
Feature Photo: Honor

Feature Photo: Honor

  Several young ROTC Cadets at the University of Arkansas at Monticello assist World War II Veteran Bill Owens at the Drew County Fair Parade on Main Street in Monticello. Owens and other Drew County World War II veterans were the parade marshals in the 71st...
Green Eggs and Ham Redux

Green Eggs and Ham Redux

On a Saturday morning nearly 50 years ago, I read Green Eggs and Ham at the Monticello library, then located on South Main Street. Today, I took a trip down memory lane and reread that book, ironically, on the property where I drew my first breath. The Monticello...