The houses are FINALLY coming

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. After a lengthy lull, the City of Monticello appears to be experiencing a mini boom of building activity, with the Crooked Creek Subdivision leading the way and finally beginning to live up to its promise…

The torch

I still cannot help but to carry the torch inside of me. The torch of liberty. The torch of justice and the true American way of life. The torch that speaks of wise moderation and yet condemns any tyrannical absolutism…

Reporter’s Corner:

Four years of writing Four years ago, in November of 2015, a 19-year-old girl stood in the big office of a local newspaper and wondered what the heck she was doing there. This girl had no experience in writing for…

Alvin “Chip” Wallace

Alvin “Chip” Wallace, 68, of Lamont, Fla., passed at home on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. Chip was a retired equipment operator for the Jefferson County Road Department and a member of Mt. Morilla M.B. Church. He was an avid vintage…

Agnes Juanita Perkins Davis

Agnes Juanita Perkins Davis, 85, of Lamont, Fla., passed on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Mrs. Davis was a retired food service supervisor and a church mother at Mt. Olive P.B. Church. Cherishing her love are her daughters: Linda Davis, Joyce…