Mainline Health Systems prepares for opening of Monticello Women’s Clinic

Mainline Health Systems prepares for opening of Monticello Women’s Clinic

MONTICELLO, Ark. (September 19, 2022) – Mainline Health Systems recently announced that it is opening a women’s clinic in Monticello. There will be a reception with refreshments to celebrate the clinic’s opening at 535 Jordan Drive in Monticello on Oct. 4 at 2 p.m. Both of the clinic’s OB-GYNs Dr. Constance Chapman and Dr. Kelly…

Weevils come up just short on the road at Henderson State

Weevils come up just short on the road at Henderson State

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. – The University of Arkansas at Monticello football team played their third match-up of the 2022 season on Saturday evening. The Boll Weevils traveled to Arkadelphia, Arkansas to take on in-state, Great American Conference rival Henderson State University, taking a 37-27 loss from the Reddies. The loss on the day drops the Weevils to a 2-1 record on the season.…

Mainline Health Systems to transition Reep to new chronic care management role

Mainline Health Systems to transition Reep to new chronic care management role

MONTICELLO, Ark. (September 15, 2022) – Mainline Health Systems recently announced that it will transition Heath Reep, APRN, to a new role as the head of its Chronic Care Management Program on Nov. 7. Reep previously served as an APRN for Mainline’s Warren Clinic. In his new role, he will lead the Chronic Care Management…

UAM signs 2+2 visual arts agreement with ASU-Beebe

UAM signs 2+2 visual arts agreement with ASU-Beebe

MONTICELLO, Ark. — The University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) and ASU-Beebe signed a Memorandum of Understanding 2 + 2 articulation agreement during a brief ceremony at the ASU-Beebe England Center on September 1. Dr. Peggy Doss, chancellor of UAM, stated, “We thank ASU-Beebe for its willingness to partner with UAM, and we look forward to…

UAM School of Education plans new welcoming building entrance walk-way

UAM School of Education plans new welcoming building entrance walk-way

The UAM School of Education is undertaking a new cosmetic project of its entrance where it is housed in Willard Hall. The project undertaking is the front steps and walk entrance to Willard Hall’s School of Education. In the past, Willard hall was used as a girls’ dormitory. Presently, it serves as the UAM School…

Sturaro ties for first as UAM Women’s Golf finish fifth in NCAA DII Central Region Fall Preview

Sturaro ties for first as UAM Women’s Golf finish fifth in NCAA DII Central Region Fall Preview

Blue Springs, Miss. – The Arkansas-Monticello women’s golf team closed out the 2022 NCAA DII Central Region Fall Preview Tournament on Wednesday afternoon at the Adams Pointe Golf Club Golf Course in Blue Springs, Missouri. UAM closed out the final round of the tournament tied for 5rd place. Chiara Sturaro led the Blossoms throughout the tournament, closing out the final round of…

UAM Volleyball wins conference opener over Ouachita Baptist in reverse sweep fashion

UAM Volleyball wins conference opener over Ouachita Baptist in reverse sweep fashion

MONTICELLO, Ark. – The University of Arkansas at Monticello volleyball team comes out of their Great American Conference opener with a win over Ouachita Baptist on Tuesday. The Blossoms played five sets in the match, dropping the first two and winning the next three to complete a reverse sweep over the Tigers. The opening set began with a back and…

Boll Weevils take down crimson storm in season opener

Boll Weevils take down crimson storm in season opener

BETHANY, Okla. – The University of Arkansas at Monticello football team began their 2022 football campaign with a win over Great American Confere foe Southern Nazarene University. The 40-26 victory over the Crimson Storm pushes the Weevils to a 1-0 record on the season. UAM came out of the gate strong in Thursday evening’s Great American Conference match-up, gainging…

CenterWell Home Health holds ribbon cutting in Monticello

CenterWell Home Health holds ribbon cutting in Monticello

Kindred at Home became CenterWell Home Health September 1, 2022. They held a ribbon cutting on September 2, 2022 with Drew County Chamber of Commerce. They had a celebration with their clinicians and recognized Elizabeth Henry, PTA for 5 years of service. Two clinicians were recognized with a Bronze Touchstone Coin Program Kimberly Gorman, LPN…

UAM overall fall enrollment up, graduate enrollment sets record

UAM overall fall enrollment up, graduate enrollment sets record

MONTICELLO, Ark. — The University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) has announced a 1.5% increase in overall enrollment for the Fall 2022 semester. The overall number of students enrolled for the fall semester is 2,717, up from 2,677 students during the fall 2021 semester. Graduate student enrollment at UAM has reached a record high, seeing a 10%…

New animal science professor brings global perspective to UAM

New animal science professor brings global perspective to UAM

MONTICELLO, Ark. — A missionary group may have drawn away one of UA-Monticello’s veterinarians, but it also had a hand in bringing in his replacement. UAM’s College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources has welcomed Dr. Maribel Nelson, a veterinarian who comes aboard as an assistant professor teaching animal science courses.  Nelson is taking up…

Members of UAM School of Nursing selected as 2022 Best Health Care Professionals

Members of UAM School of Nursing selected as 2022 Best Health Care Professionals

MONTICELLO, Ark. — AY About You recently released its 2022 Best Health Care Professionals list. Among the honorees were two members of the University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) School of Nursing. In the category of Nursing/Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant, Dr. Brandy Haley, Ph.D., RN, was recognized for her work at UAM. Dr. Haley is a…

UAM Volleyball dominates day 2 of Union University

UAM Volleyball dominates day 2 of Union University

JACKSON, Tenn. – The University of Arkansas at Monticello volleyball team closed out the final day of the Union University Volleyball Invitational in dominant fashion. The Blossoms played just eight sets on the day, taking down Belmont Abbey 3-0 in the first match, and defeating Texas Women’s College 3-2 in the second. UAM closes out the first weekend of the…

Arkansas Cancer Coalition Grant to help Mainline Health Systems remind Southeast Arkansas women it’s time for cancer screenings

Arkansas Cancer Coalition Grant to help Mainline Health Systems remind Southeast Arkansas women it’s time for cancer screenings

MONTICELLO, Ark. – The Arkansas Cancer Coalition has awarded Mainline Health Systems, Inc. (MHSI) a $55,000 grant that will be used to reach patients around Southeast Arkansas, to remind them that it’s time for critical screenings that can lead to early detection and more successful treatment of some types of cancers.  To reach patients, MHSI…

UAM Wind Symphony Advances to Finals in National Competition

UAM Wind Symphony Advances to Finals in National Competition

MONTICELLO, Ark. — In March, UAM announced that the UAM Wind Symphony had been named a semi-finalist in three categories for the American Prize National Nonprofit Competitions in the Performing Arts. The competition concluded this summer, and the UAM Wind Symphony earned finalist recognitions in two of the three categories, as well as a national…