Schofill captures first AJGA win

Debbie Snapp ECB Publishing, Inc. Local resident and junior golfer Megan Schofill shot a tournament total of 2-over-par 218 during the E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship at the Jones Creek Country…

Lazy Lizard Robbed

Masked men take money at gunpoint The Monticello Police Department (MPD) reports the armed robbery of the Lazy Lizard Restaurant’s proceeds about 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11. According to the…

Former prison employee charged

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. A former Department of Corrections (DOC) employee who worked as a vocational instructor at Jefferson Correctional Institute has been charged with the attempted introduction of…

School buses ready to roll

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, inc. When classes begin next week, the district’s school buses are expected to be ready to roll. It just won’t be the Jefferson County School District…

Upcoming Solar Eclipse

Rick Patrick ECB Publishing, Inc. On Monday, Aug. 21, a rare solar eclipse will take place. It will cover most, if not all, of the continental United States with the…

City Hall to get facelift

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. Monticello’s City Hall is set to get a small makeover, thanks to a historic preservation grant from the Florida Department of State (FDOS). The $50,000…