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UAM African-American Alumni Association to Induct Alumni Elite at Homecoming ‘16

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

19ece51African-American Alumni and former students who have attended the University of Arkansas at Monticello will be gathering in Monticello to celebrate Homecoming 2016 on Thursday through Sunday, October 20-23.

In its 17th year of coordinating activities during the UAM Homecoming weekend, the African-American Alumni Association will officially kick off its weekend with a breakfast and reception at 8:30 a.m. Saturday in the John F. Gibson’s Capital Room. Donna Terrell, co-anchor of Fox 16 News of Little Rock will be special guest. The cost of the breakfast is $20 per person and may be paid at the door.


Columbus Day

Monday, October 10th, 2016


Monday is Columbus Day.

Banks, city and state offices are closed, along with the post office.

The Courthouse will be open.

Seark Concert Association to present Flamenco guitarist, Tuesday

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

RadfordSeark Concert Association will present Flamenco guitarist Ronald Radford in a membership event at 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 27, at the Fine Arts Center on the UAM campus. The event is free to all persons who have already purchased season tickets for the 2016-2017 season. Tickets are $20 for all others and may be purchased at the door or by calling 870-460-1060. (more…)

Miracle League “Shooting For A Miracle” – Photos

Sunday, July 31st, 2016

The 2nd Annual “Shooting for a Miracle” sporting clay event drew 19 teams (5 more than last year).

Logan Hancock bought and had engraved the Miracle League Seark on a Rich n Tone duck call in which he donated to the Miracle League. He was part of a team and blew call during lunch. The duck call was then auctioned for $1,000. Another $2,000 in private donations was made, for a total of $22,000 on the event.


SeaArk Boats Announces Appointment Of National Sales Manager

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

c yaneySeaArk Boats announces the appointment of Chris Yaney as National Sales Manager.
Chris had been employed by SeaArk from 2006 to 2012 as Parts and Warranty Manager.  He left SeaArk to pursue a job as District Sales Manager at Scott Petroleum.  Chris’ decision to return to SeaArk comes on the heels of several big changes for the company. It was recently announced that SeaArk Boats was purchased by Correct Craft and a new company President in Steve Henderson. (more…)

Jacelynn Wood Wins Pink Tomato Pageant

Friday, June 17th, 2016

imageJacelynn Scott Wood won Queen of Bradley County Pink Tomato Festivals 0-6 month girl pageant.

Jacelynn is the daughter of Cindy and Jacob Wood of Hermitage, AR. Grand daughter of Scott and Lisa Williams of Monticello and Marie and Tim wood of hermitage.

Warren/Harding Engagement & Forthcoming Marriage Announcement

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
EGB_25_CLMark and Bridgette Harding announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Brittney Krishun Harding to Gerald Lionel Thompson, Jr. of Warren. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Robinson, Sadie Harding of Warren and the late Rubin Harding, Jr., John Belcher of Warren and the late Gloria Belcher. She is a 2005 graduate of Warren High School, a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Monticello in 2013 with a bachelor of Science (Exercise Science Emphasis) and in 2014 with a Master of Physical Education and Coaching, and a 2015 graduate of South Arkansas Community College Practical Nursing program. She is a nurse at Mainline Health Systems in Dermott.


SeaArk Boats To Sponsor Higdon Outdoors TV

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

1548 DXS SLDSeaArk Boats is excited to announce its new partnership with Higdon Outdoors as the official boat sponsor of their upcoming season of Higdon Outdoors TV.

The show which airs on the Sportsman Chanel and WildTV features members of the Higdon team and their adventures during waterfowl season. SeaArk will be featured throughout the show with two different models. They will be using a SeaArk DXS 1542 SLD and a SeaArk DXS 1548 SLD in SeaArks own WaterOak camo and will feature Mercury Outboards and MarineMaster trailers.

WEEVIL BASEBALL EARNS NO. 4 SEED IN NCAA REGIONAL – “Launch Party,” Today, 2:30 at Ryburn’s

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

UAM baseball The 26th-ranked UAM baseball team has earned the No. 4 seed in the NCAA Division II Central Regional Tournament to be played on the campus of St. Cloud State University in Minnesota May 19-22.

Ryburn Motor Company will host a “launch party”, at 2:30 Tuesday to send them on their way to Minnesota (hopefully for a full week)!.

Bring signs, care packages, treats, etc for the players to enjoy on the trip.  They will beleaving at 3 pm


Drew County Single Parent Scholarship Applications

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
Slide1The Drew County Single Parent Scholarship Board announces the opening of applications for Summer I and Summer II seasons. Deadlines to apply for Summer I is June 6 and Summer II is July 11. Applicants MUST apply online at Submission MUST be made before or by the deadlines.
Qualifications for the scholarship are listed on the website. Please see the website for details. If you have any questions, contact Clarissa Pace, board chair, at 870-723-9820.

Mainline Health Systems Inc. Earns National Recognition For Patient-Centered Care

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

mainlineThe National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced that Mainline Health System Inc. of Star City, AR has received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long?term, participative relationships. 

The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of primary care that combines teamwork and information technology to improve care, improve patients’ experience of care and reduce costs. Medical homes foster ongoing partnerships between patients and their personal clinicians, instead of approaching care as the sum of episodic office visits. Each patient’s care is overseen by clinician-led care teams that coordinate treatment across the health care system. Research shows that medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patient and provider reported experiences of care. (more…)

The Arkansas Mission of Mercy to Provide a Two-Day, 100-Chair Dental Clinic

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

DSC_0013Arkansans suffering dental pain and discomfort will find much needed relief at the tenth annual Arkansas Mission of Mercy (ArMOM) on May 20th-21st at the University of Arkansas Student Center in Monticello, Arkansas.
Volunteers of all types are needed including hundreds of general volunteers and health professionals such as dentists, hygienists, dental assistants and pharmacists.


Arbor Day & Tree City USA Celebration at Lake Monticello

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

treecityusaMonticello’s Tree Board will be leading a combined Arbor Day and Tree City USA celebration at Lake Monticello’s Hunger Run Access on Saturday, March 19th, 2016 from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM.

Activities begin at 11:00 AM with planting and mulching trees. At noon, there will be a Proclamation by Mayor Tucker, a poem read by 4-H, and tree facts given by local scouts. Hot dogs or hamburgers will be served at 12:30 PM. From 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM, family and children nature activities are planned, along with a Tree Clinic to help with tree questions.

Come make Lake Monticello more beautiful, learn about the importance of trees, and enjoy good food and fun family activities. Stay later to enjoy fishing, hiking, and exploring on your own at your local lake. For more information, contact Hope Bragg at (870) 224-5478.

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