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UAM-McGehee nursing students receive awards

Three students at the University of Arkansas at Monticello College of Technology-McGehee received scholarships by the 2014 practical nursing graduating class. Awards were through the student organization of the Arkansas Licensed Practical Nursing Association. Participants, from left, were Priscilla Cessor of McGehee, a member of the 2014 graduating class; scholarship recipients April Jones of Lake Village, Dana Hilliard of Lake Village, Rolanda Merritt of Greenville, Mississippi; 2014 graduate Katie Wilkerson of McGehee, and registered nurse Kim Ray, ALPNA sponsor. (Special to The Commercial)

BealeCanto to perform Christmas concert at UAM

The Southeast Arkansas Concert Association will present the Memphis-based BealeCanto ensemble in a Christmas music concert. The event will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, at the University of Arkansas at Monticello’s fine arts center. The concert is sponsored by Simmons Bank.