Jeremie Pearson, with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local #668 Lafayette, installs electrical boxes on poles on the Washington Street Bridge. Members of IBEW #668 volunteered their time and equipment to assist the City of Monticello.The electrical boxes will allow the city to install Christmas decorations and lights along the bridge just in time for the holidays.
A familiar face will soon be roaming the halls of Roosevelt Middle School as the new assistant principal. Luke Mowery was named to the position on Nov. 9, at the Twin Lakes School Board meeting. A 13-member committee approved the hiring of Mowery, as well as Bill Shidler. Shidler is the current principal of Delphi Community Elementary, a position he […]
It was a day to remember the sacrifice and commitment of military personnel, but Monticello Mayor Cathy Gross reminded those at VFW Post #2231 that Veterans Day is a reminder to be kind. “Veterans Day – a day to remember and show tribute to all American veterans living or deceased – those who have served, or are serving in war […]
It’s time to deck your halls and participate in the Deck the City light contest. Participation in the second annual competition is open to businesses and residential homes within the city limits. There is no cost to participate. Employees of the City of Monticello may participate but will not be judged. Show your holiday spirit by creating a winning holiday […]
How well do you know White County history? 1) Pictured is a bridge in White County. Where was this bridge located and when was it built? 2) A follow up bridge picture question, why are the kids walking across the bridge instead of being on the school bus? 3) Where is High Street located in Monticello? ANSWERS 1) Pictured is […]
News & ReviewOct. 31, 2001 Hometown Heroes Night planned at Monticello United Methodist Church “In the aftermath of the September 11th national tragedies, the Chambers Board of Directors wanted to honor our hometown heroes and let them know the community’s appreciation for their work,” said Casey Crabb. “This event will honor White County’s firefighters, EMT’s; city, county and ISP officers; […]
The Tri-County School board approved a 5% minimum base salary increase for classified staff for the 2021-22 school year and an insurance contribution increase, as per the 2021-22 and 2022-23 teacher contract agreement at their recent school board meeting on Nov. 8. Also at the meeting, several students were recognized for being named Student of the Month. Those honored were […]
Car Club to have Christmas party Members of the Tuesday Night Cruisers are invited to a Christmas celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 7, at 6 p.m. at Angler’s Restaurant, 1828 N. Francis St. RSVP to Ken Prieboy at 574-870-4888, one week prior to the event. American Legion to have fish fry American Legion Post 81, 405 E. Washington St., is hosting […]