City leaders heard an interesting transportation tale before approving a multi-year contract with A+ Taxi of Monticello for public transit services Monday night. Lori Hauge, 1213 Hart Boulevard, addressed council members during citizen comments. She walked to the meeting from her home at Mississippi Shores. And a comment by Councilmember Glen Posusta made several of his fellow city council members turn their heads.

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If the Magic were going to get their season going, it had to happen Friday night. A loss would drop Monti into last place in the section. It would make the prideful team 0-3 at home. And it would ruin Homecoming. Fortunately, Monti had the pieces in place for success. They had a beatable opponent [...]

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The Magic tennis team started the season with some youth and a lot of inexperience. They hit some bumps and took some lumps early. But as the seasons moved along, so have the Magic, improving at seemingly every turn. And following three straight wins,  including winning a three-team triangular this weekend and then topping Mississippi [...]

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Sometimes it’s not just if you win, but how you win. Saturday, the Monticello girls swimming and diving team won the six-team Spring Lake Park Invite despite not having their best day in the pool. And that might just be the best proof yet that the program is back on the rise. Monticello reversed two [...]

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Turning the ball over five times would make it difficult to beat the most average of high school football teams. Friday night, it made it impossible for Monticello to compete with one of the best. Hosting St.  Michael-Albertville, one of the top teams in the Mississippi 8 Conference and in the area, Monticello continually put [...]

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