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Opinion

09/06/2018 - 12:43pm
     For a number of weeks now our readers have read Letters to the Editor from those of all walks of life in support of a new middle school in Monticello. The Monticello Express joins those in lending our support behind the Sept. 11 Monticello...

Agriculture

10/17/2018 - 12:07pm
     Midland High School is the recipient of a $10,000 grant from America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education.      The organization called on local farmers to nominate rural schools to receive nearly $2.3 million in grants to enhance their science,...

Features


As the middle school secretary, Angie Shady takes on many tasks throughout her day in the office. She started working for the MCSD five years ago as a student associate, and has been working in the office for the past three years. One of her responsibilities is writing out passes for students who might be late for their next class, as seen her with eighth-grader Bella Mullen. (Photo by Kim Brooks)
09/06/2018 - 10:54am
     Panther Professionals is a weekly series highlighting educators, administrators, staff and aides who are dedicated to the future of the Monticello Community School District.      Despite having started her career in education five years ago,...

Sports


Lake Stahlberg of Monticello (33) rumbles for some of his 167 rushing yards during the Panthers’ home win over Oelwein Oct. 12 at Dean Nelson Field. (Photos by Pete Temple)
10/17/2018 - 12:54pm
     Monticello erased an early 8-6 deficit with 44 unanswered points, sending Oelwein to a 50-14 defeat in Class 2A, District 4 action Friday, Oct. 12 at Dean Nelson Field.      The Panthers made the most of their final home game of the regular...

Obituaries

09/06/2018 - 1:00pm
      Rose M. Sievers, 97, of Monticello and formerly of Waverly passed away early Tuesday morning, Aug. 28, 2018, at the Monticello Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.        Rose was born on May 7, 1921 in Hartstown, Pa., the daughter of Bertha (...

News

09/06/2018 - 12:42pm
Tax impact if bond issue passes   Residential property (If assessed value is $100,000) Annual additional tax – $139.62 Monthly additional tax – $11.63   Commercial property (If assessed value is $100,000) Annual additional tax – $247.50 Monthly...

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