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Monticello was the primary plantation of Thomas Jefferson, the ...

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Monticello was the primary plantation of Thomas Jefferson, the third President of the United States, who began designing and building Monticello at age 26 after inheriting land from his father. Located just outside Charlottesville, Virginia, in the Piedmont region, the plantation was originally 5,000 acres (20 km2), with Jefferson using slaves for extensive cultivation of tobacco and mixed crops, later shifting from tobacco cultivation to wheat in response to changing markets. The current Nickel
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Red Devils overcome flurry of flags, rout Monticello 34-7

jacksonprogress-argus - 19 Sep 2017
Monticello quarterback Matt Cain completed all four of his passes on a 12-play, 66-yard drive, which ended with Braden Lynch running for a 2-yard touchdown with 5:24 left in the first quarter. Those mining for further Hurricane highlights can stop ...
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Buckaroos drop tight homecoming contests to Altamont, Grand County

San Juan Record - 19 Sep 2017
Anticipation was high on September 15, as the Monticello High School Buckaroos took to their home field for the first time this season against their non-region foe, the Altamont Longhorns. It also happened to be Homecoming, so the Bucks were filled ...
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Port Jervis runs past Monticello for 3-0 start

Times Herald-Record - 18 Sep 2017
MONTICELLO — There is a belief in Port Jervis that the world was picking against the Red Raiders this season and they want to prove the doubters wrong. Port Jervis seized a two-touchdown lead right before halftime and drove 95 yards on 10 plays to ...
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Monticello resident 'skis' to see the world

Monticello Times - 18 Sep 2017
Monticelloan Joey Freeman, and a number of other jet ski enthusiasts, rode more than two hundred miles over two days to the Abacos Islands this summer. For Freeman, it continues a series of jet ski adventures that have taken him around the country in ...
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Girls cross country finishes third at home invite

Monticello Times - 16 Sep 2017
The Monticello girls cross country team continued its solid start to the season this past Saturday, by taking third-place at their own Monticello Invitational held at Bertram Regional Park. Monti totaled 84 places at the meet, finishing behind St ...
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Railroad Days Rolls into Monticello

IllinoisHomePage.net - 15 Sep 2017
MONTICELLO, ILL - Railroad history is ready to come alive in Monticello thanks to Railroad Days. The annual event kicks off Saturday at the Monticello Railway Museum. It will feature trains and locomotives spanning more than 100 years as well as train ...
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For the record: Sept. 5 – 11

Monticello Times - 15 Sep 2017
10 in Monticello on Wright County warrants for fifth degree possession of a controlled substance. Chad Edward Scheeler, 35, of Clearwater, was arrested Sept. 10 in Clearwater on the charge of third degree DWI. There were 27 property damage accidents, ...
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New stadium impresses in picturesque football debut

Monticello Times - 15 Sep 2017
Monticello Athletic Director Gary Revenig estimates that nearly 3,500 people showed up to take in the first-ever football game at Monticello Memorial Stadium Friday evening. Elk River, the No. 1 ranked team in Class 5A, topped Monticello 28-12 in the game.
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Powhatan field hockey downs Monticello, Clover Hill

Richmond.com - 14 Sep 2017
“I was a little worried,” Brooks wrote about Monticello cutting the lead in half. “It was the first game of the season that was that close. You never know how a team will respond. But, I feel like our eight seniors are really stepping up and leading by ...
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School testing shows student growth over four years

San Juan Record - 19 Sep 2017
Double digit increases in test scores have occurred in the language, math and science scores at Monticello Elementary; and the math scores at four schools, including Montezuma Creek Elementary, Monument Valley High, San Juan High, and Whitehorse ...
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Scarecrows Take Over in Downtown Monticello

IllinoisHomePage.net - 14 Sep 2017
MONTICELLO, ILL - The streets of downtown Monticello are filled with a bunch of new residents along the streets. Some residents are doctors, some insurance agents, but all are made of straw. It is all part of a new addition from Monticellobration ...
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Downtown redevelopment passes through planning commission

Monticello Times - 14 Sep 2017
Residents of Monticello are one step closer to adopting a new vision for the city's downtown. In a unanimous vote by the planning commission at its Tuesday, Sept. 5 meeting, commissioners voted to approve the small area study for Monticello's downtown.
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Two major fires, two homes lost in Monticello

Times Herald-Record - 06 Sep 2017
MONTICELLO – From midnight on Sunday to noon on Monday, Sullivan County firefighters battled two major fires, resulting in the total loss of two homes. Just before midnight on Sunday, the Monticello Fire Department received a call for a fire at a home ...
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That's a wrap: Monticello wins in rout

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - 16 Sep 2017
From left, Monticello captains Dylan Thomas, Nathan Harman and Noah Zimmerman await the pregame coin toss on Friday night at Bill Walsh Field in Rantoul. Monticello cruised past the host Eagles 50-12 in Illini Prairie Conference play to stay undefeated ...

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