Ark. Ag Hall of Fame seeks nominations

Ark. Ag Hall of Fame seeks nominations

The Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame is seeking nominations from the public for its next class. The nomination deadline is November 1. The Agriculture Hall of Fame recognizes Arkansans who have contributed significantly to the state’s largest industry, while...
UAM dominates SWOSU, 44-9

UAM dominates SWOSU, 44-9

  The University of Arkansas at Monticello football team dominated Southwestern Oklahoma State University Saturday at home, 44-9. UAM rushed for 348 yards, its highest total of this season, and held the Bulldogs to just 88 yards passing. The secondary was a big...
2019 Football Scores – Week 3

2019 Football Scores – Week 3

  McGehee 20, Crossett 2; Fordyce 50, Monticello 13; Star City 35, Hampton 0; Warren 39, Dollarway 6; Dumas 63, Lake Village 18; Rison 41, Strong 0; Drew Central 48, D’Arbonne Woods Charter 0
2019 Ding Dong Days Schedule

2019 Ding Dong Days Schedule

  Tuesday, September 17 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. BBQ Chicken Dinner at the Dumas Community Center Wednesday, September 18 7 a.m. – 8 a.m. Ding Dong Donuts at the Farmer’s Market Thursday, September 19 10 a.m “Laying of the Wreath” at W.B. Dumas gravesite...
Big Bass Bonanza set for October

Big Bass Bonanza set for October

  Historic flood levels on the Arkansas River have forced the state’s largest amateur bass tournament to reschedule. This year’s Simmons Bank Big Bass Bonanza, originally set to take place along the length of the river from Fort Smith to Dumas on June 28-30, will...
Glover recognized for work in Legislature

Glover recognized for work in Legislature

  State Rep. Don Glover recently was recognized for his work in the Arkansas Legislature. The Arkansas State Chamber/Associated Industries of Arkansas presented Glover with a 2019 Business Matters Leadership Award for supporting positive business initiatives...
1 killed, 4 injured in Chicot County traffic accident

1 killed, 4 injured in Chicot County traffic accident

  A three-vehicle accident Friday night on U.S. 65 in Chicot County claimed the life of a Chicot County man and injured four others, according to State Police. Patrick F. Scott, 55, of Eudora, was killed in the accident, according to an Arkansas State Police...
2019 Football Scores – Week 2

2019 Football Scores – Week 2

  Lake Village 48, Strong 28; McGehee 28, Dumas 6; Warren 62, Stuttgart 27; Magnolia 49, Monticello 18; White Hall 28, Crossett 24 Camden Fairview 51, Hamburg 35; Dewitt 34, Carlisle 14; Drew Central 38, Joe T. Robinson JV 20   MORE NEWS...
What can a financial advisor do for you?

What can a financial advisor do for you?

  What does investing mean to you? If the word makes you think of transactions – buying or selling stocks and bonds – you’re looking at just part of the picture. To work toward all your goals, such as a comfortable retirement, you need a comprehensive financial...
2019 Football Scores – Week 1

2019 Football Scores – Week 1

White Hall 36, Dumas 20; Hamburg 42, Strong 6; Watson Chapel 49, Monticello 10; Dewitt 46, Riverview 35; Magnolia 36, Crossett 30; Fordyce 14, Rison 8; Star City 20; Stuttgart 17; Poyen 20, Drew Central 6; Lake Village 52, Greenville Christian 43; UAM 26, Arkansas...
UAM Poet Red Hawk releases new book

UAM Poet Red Hawk releases new book

Dr. Robert Moore, professor of English at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, who writes using what he describes as his Earth name, Red Hawk, has published a new book of poetry entitled The Way of the Wise Woman. The book is available from Hohm Press and Amazon....

UAM defeats Arkansas Tech in OT, 26-23

The University of Arkansas at Monticello defeated Arkansas Tech University in overtime, 26-23, Thursday night at home when Josh Marini drilled the game-winning field goal from 23-yards out. In what was a very back-and-forth game, UAM toppled Tech after a huge...

SEACAC seeking individuals to serve on board

The Southeast Arkansas Community Action Corporation is seeking board members from Bradley, Desha and Drew counties to represent various sectors. • Bradley County is seeking a board member for the private sector. • Desha County is seeking a board member to represent...
UAM to open 2019 season Thursday night

UAM to open 2019 season Thursday night

  The University of Arkansas at Monticello opens its 107th season of football this Thursday, September 5 at home against Arkansas Tech. The game is set to kickoff at 6 p.m. at Willis “Convoy” Leslie Cotton Boll Stadium on the UAM campus. Thursday’s game has...
Rep. Don Glover reviews new election laws

Rep. Don Glover reviews new election laws

  Vote! Vote! Vote! Election season is coming up, and now is the time to get registered to vote. In the 2019 Arkansas General Assembly, my colleagues and I passed several pieces of new legislation that will affect the upcoming 2020 election. On March 3, 2020,...

Police seeking information in death of Star City man

The Pine Bluff Police Department is seeking information about the shooting death of a Star City man whose remains were found August 23 on an inactive railroad track in Pine Bluff. The Arkansas Crime Laboratory determined that Thomas Matthews, Jr., 33, of Star City...
2019 Football Scores – Week 0

2019 Football Scores – Week 0

Friday Games: Hamburg 30, Ashdown 20 Dewitt 36, Stuttgart 33 Forrest City 42, Star City 34 McGehee 61, Conway Christian 15 Tuesday Games: Warren 41, Magnolia 21 Rison 42, Prescott 40   MORE NEWS

Man drowns in Saline River

Authorities Sunday afternoon recovered the body of a Cleveland County man who apparently drowned Sunday while swimming in the Saline River. Miguel Nuñez, 25, was swimming near the Vince Bluff access point of the Saline River with an adult female and three children...
Eudora man dies Wednesday after August 16 accident

Eudora man dies Wednesday after August 16 accident

  A Eudora man died on Wednesday, August 21, following an August 16 vehicle accident in Chicot County. Jeramy S. Hagood, 45, was traveling on Arkansas 159, north of Arkansas 52, on August 16 at 3:40 p.m. when the northbound Cheverolet Silverado he was driving...