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Mary Pierce

Mary Pierce, age 81, of Mount Ida, Arkansas passed away December 27, 2021 at...

Koe Wayne Kirby

Koe Wayne Kirby, age 17 days old, of Mount Ida, Arkansas passed away December...

Charles Ronald (Ron) Smith

Charles Ronald (Ron) Smith, 74, of Richmond, Kentucky, passed away on Saturday, March 13, 2021....

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One vehicle accident claims life of Farmington woman

A Farmington woman was killed last Friday in a one vehicle accident which occurred on Highway 270, west of Pencil Bluff. According to a preliminary...

Fugitive update: Additional arrests made, one still on the run

DEWAYNE HOLLOWAY dewayne@mcnews.online One man is in custody while another is still on the run after the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office were called in to assist...

Lions ground Thunderbirds 56-12

DEWAYNE HOLLOWAY|dewayne@mcnews.online MOUNT IDA – The opening round of the 2A state playoffs kicked off with a bang for the Cross County Thunderbirds, but the...

Fair pageant set for August 9

DEWAYNE HOLLOWAY|dewayne@mcnews.online The Montgomery County Fair Pageant will move to a new night this year with contestants walking on Tuesday, August 9. The talent show...

MCSO asking for help identifying photos

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying the persons in these photos. The sheriff's office came into possession...

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ADH confirms first positive COVID-19 case in Montgomery County

The Arkansas Department of Health confirmed today, April 29, that a positive case of COVID-19 has been reported in Montgomery County. Jeremy Courtney with the...

Fireworks shows abound in Montgomery County tonight

If your looking to add some bang to your evening tonight then Montgomery County is the place to be. At least three fireworks shows have...

Montgomery County Fair expands livestock buckle presentation to include all categories

DEWAYNE HOLLOWAY/dewayne@mcnews.online MOUNT IDA – As summer approaches preparations for the 2020 Montgomery County Fair are well underway. Participants in this year’s livestock show can...

Joan Whisenhunt enters Mayoral race

Joan Whisenhunt has announced that she is running for Mayor of Mount Ida. Below is printed her announcement. My name is Joan Whisenhunt, and I...

Help for the homeless

People in desperate need are often invisible. While rarely seen, there are folks in Montgomery County who are sleeping in vehicles, tents, housing with...