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Riverside Garden Club Now Selling Caladiums

The Riverside Garden Club is now selling caladium bulbs to help beautify Monticello and surrounding areas. Bulbs are $1 each and are available in candidum white, brandywine red and rosebud pink. To order your bulbs, contact Priscilla Ford at 601-669-1247.

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Youth Baseball Chicken Day Set for May 18

Lawrence County Youth Baseball Association will host their annual Chicken Day, Saturday, May 18. Tickets are $9 each and include a chicken quarter, potato salad, baked beans, bread and dessert. Plates can be picked up from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Mac Dale Park. All proceeds will go directly back into the park. You must have…

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Atwood Softball Tournament Rescheduled, Tennis Registration Available

Due to poor weather conditions last weekend, the Atwood Music Festival Co-Ed Softball Tournament has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 11, at the Lawrence County Sports Complex in Monticello. The winning team of the tournament will receive a prize. Each team will consist of seven males and three females. Cost to enter is $200 per…

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District 1 Election Commission Candidates Sought

A special election for District 1 Election Commissioner will be on the ballot in the upcoming election on November 5. Potential candidates for the position may qualify now through September 6. If you qualify for the position and are interested in entering the race, contact Circuit Clerk Sandy Brister in the Circuit Clerk’s office, located…

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