Life in San Juan
Boone a boon to community
This is Manuel Boone. One day, as he passed by San Juan Mortuary, Manuel and mortuary owners Danny and Amanda Palmer had an opportunity to talk about the mortuary and how special of a place it can ...
Edge of Seaters present “Lucky Stiff”
Musical theater fans are in for a treat this week when The Edge of the Seaters Theater Company presents the delightful musical comedy, ‘Lucky Stiff’ at the Blanding Arts & Events Center.
Plaque unveiled in honor of Judy Barton
A bronze plaque was recently unveiled at Monticello High School to honor Judy Barton, a beloved teacher who passed away in 2013. The project was conceived by Brian Robinson, last year’s student bod...
Monticello High School Prom Royalty
The Monticello High School Junior Class hosted the Junior Prom on March 21. The prom royalty includes: (left to right) third attendants Mariah Halls and Parker Lewis, Queen Lindsay Crowley, King Co...
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.
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...