Work continues to progress on new school
Workers continue make progress on the construction of a new Monticello Elementary School. The existing school will be torn down as soon as the school year closes in May. The $10.5 million project w...
Doll blankets for preemie babies
One February, years ago, when Kathy Hurst was having her annual We’re in Stitches sale, a young woman from Monticello came and purchased ten flannel doll blankets and burp cloths.
Rowdy Boys bring large crowd
The action was intense and crowds were large at the annual Rowdy Boys wrestling tournament on March 1 in Monticello. Approximately 800 matches, hundreds of wrestlers, and a few thousand fans filled...
MHS boys basketball take region title
The Monticello High School boys have clinched the Region 19 title and will particpate in the 1A state tournament this week. Team members include: front row, (left to right) Tobin Esplin, Tyler Bird...
MES nickel fundraising
Students at Monticello Elementary School are collecting special “Monticello” nickels as part of the fundraising effort for the Flights of Learning statue in front of the new school. Only nickels th...