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It's January, and We Can Help

by Kyle Massey 1/12/2017 12:00 am

January is here, Mom and Dad. Think out with the old and in with the new.

Amazing Educators (Social Studies): Mary Logan, Mount St. Mary Academy

by Kyle Massey and Kerry Prichard 1/5/2017 12:00 am

Mary Logan, chair of the social studies department at Mount St. Mary Academy in Little Rock, was recently named one of Little Rock Family’s four Amazing Educators for 2017.

Young Minds Spark Big Ideas With Boost from Local Entrepreneurship Programs

by Dwain Hebda 12/1/2016 12:00 am

Student entrepreneurs are enjoying a new level of credibility thanks to their mastery of technology, specifically social media, which when properly leveraged can turn a product from an idea into a sensation overnight.

Mount St. Mary Abuzz About Bees and Belles

by Little Rock Family Staff 10/16/2016 12:00 am

A team of six science and art students from Mount St. Mary Academy in Little Rock won $25,000 in the 2016 Lexus Eco Challenge, a national STEM contest that encourages middle and high school students to start environmental programs that help their communities.

Religious Sisters of Mercy of The Americas: Faith and Fortitude

by Dwain Hebda 8/15/2016 12:00 am

A hearty group of women who answered a call with faith, kindness and learning, helping transform the state and educate its children

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.