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High School Golf Athletes Take Best Shot at College Scholarship

by Jeff Reed 4/21/2014 12:00 am

For Taylor Loeb, Cameron McRae and young players like them across the nation, the college recruiting process offers its share of opportunities and challenges. For the parents who want the best possible deal for the kids, the question is how best to navigate that process.

Special Olympics Athletes To Join March Madness at State Basketball Tournament

by Blair Neel 2/27/2014 12:00 am

College ball won’t be the only fierce competition hitting the courts in March. Special Olympics Arkansas will once again host its State Basketball Tournament this month. Special Olympics participants can engage in a wide variety of athletic options throughout the year—from track to golf and everything in between—and the State Basketball Tournament dates back to the early 70s. More than 40 years later, 45-50 teams participate every year.

Traffic, Parking Improvements Coming to Mount St. Mary

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/12/2013 12:00 am

Mount St. Mary Academy is in the midst of a $500,000 campus improvement plan to add on-campus parking “while also improving the flow of traffic and campus aesthetics,” according to a letter mailed to neighbors of the school in Hillcrest.

School Crossings: Pulaski Heights Raises $14K in Jog-a-thon, Forest Park Turns 100 and More!

by Little Rock Family Staff 1/1/2013 12:00 am

Pulaski Heights Elementary students in kindergarten through fifth grade raised over $14,000 at the school’s inaugural “Joggin’ for the Garden” jog-a-thon in the fall. The proceeds from the active fundraiser will help finance an outdoor classroom to enhance the students’ learning experiences in the garden.

Karen Flake Named CEO of Mount St. Mary Academy (Super Mover)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/30/2012 12:00 am

Karen Flake has been named president and CEO of Mount St. Mary Academy in Little Rock.

Mercy & Me Luncheon Lauds MSM

by Staff 6/1/2011 12:00 am

Mount St. Mary alumnae, parents and community leaders gathered at the Peabody Ballroom for the Mercy & Me luncheon. The luncheon provided an opportunity for MSM alumnae and friends to celebrate Mercy-inspired leadership in Little Rock.

Mount St. Mary Dinner Belles Beget Senioritas and Margaritas

by Staff 10/1/2010 12:00 am

A party purchased from Mount St. Mary’s Dinner Belles auction, Senoritas and Margaritas, was hosted by members of MSM’s class of ‘95: Robyn Allmendinger, Sydney Bueter Blackmon, Jenny Crews Faulkner, Amy Kemp Harkins, Nikki Hite and Jossie Valentine. The party was held at the home of Sydney Bueter Blackmon. The next Dinner Belles auction will be held February 3, 2011.

Tonya Franzetti: Holding the Reins of Holiday House

by Amanda Hoelzeman 10/1/2010 12:00 am

Junior League of Little Rock member Tonya Franzetti directs the organization's largest annual fundraiser, Holiday House.

Mount St. Mary Holds 7th-annual Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Alumnae Picnic

by Staff 12/1/2009 12:00 am

Mount St. Mary Academy's 7th-annual Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Alumnae Picnic, held at the school's McAuley Center Gym.

Eclectic Character: All About Little Rock's Hillcrest Neighborhood

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 10/1/2008 12:00 am

Hillcrest seems to draw an eclectic younger crowd. Homes are nestled in softly curved, sloping streets lined with old trees. Local restaurants fill daily with neighbors drawn to good food.