Montgomery County News
Montgomery County Judge Alvin Black moderated his final meeting as county judge Mon., Dec. 8, as the Justices of the Peace unanimously passed the budget for 2015.
Superintendent Hal Landreth informed the Mount Ida School Board that their district had ranked in the top 10 state and regionwide in several end of course tests according to the University of Arkansas.
Norman VFD and recently received a $500 grant from the Arkansas Forestry Firewise as part of ongoing work to reduce wildfire damage.
Chris Block turned in a winning time of 3:43:30 December 6 to win the 6th Annual Lake Ouachita Vista Trail (LOViT) Marathon. Block was followed 4-seconds later by Josh Snyder at 3:43:34.
The Montgomery County Master Gardeners named Barbara Howell Master Gardener of the Year for 2014 at their annual end of year awards dinner held at the Mount Ida First United Methodist Church.
The Junior Indians won their bracket with wins over Genoa Central, Kirby and Prescott respectively.
The Junior Lady Indians won their bracket with wins over Prescott, Genoa Central and Kirby respectively.