Street improvements, possible ordinance updates, and speed bumps discussed at Warren Street Committee meeting

Street improvements, possible ordinance updates, and speed bumps discussed at Warren Street Committee meeting

The Warren Street Committee met Monday night to discuss several street improvement items of business. Chairwoman Emily Moseley was joined by Alderman Joel Tolefree on the committee. Also present were Mayor Denisa Pennington and Street Foreman Monty Hearnsberger. They discussed the possibility of receiving state aid funds that could pave two to three streets. Moseley…

UAM to hold Fall Commencement exercises Friday, December 9

UAM to hold Fall Commencement exercises Friday, December 9

MONTICELLO, Ark. — The University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) will hold its fall commencement exercises on Friday, December 9, in the Steelman Field House. The ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. Doors will open at 9 a.m. Scheduled speakers include Dr. Peggy Doss, chancellor of UAM, and C.C. “Cliff” Gibson, III, chairman of the…

Share Grounds commercial kitchen facility reopens in Cleveland County

Share Grounds commercial kitchen facility reopens in Cleveland County

RISON, Ark. — For local farmers and hopeful food entrepreneurs, the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture’s Share Grounds program provides an opportunity to start and grow food businesses by using existing facilities at several county fairgrounds in the state. On Dec. 1, community members, local leaders and potential clients gathered to celebrate the…