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Foundation's Fall Concert a Big Hit

Foundation's Fall Concert a Big Hit
September 21, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
The Ozarka College Foundation recently hosted The Fall Concert, at Ozarka College's Amphitheatre in Mountain View, AR on September 18, 2021. The concert featured talented musicians: Brad Apple, Sam Cobb, Tim Crouch, Ken Loggains, Crystal McCool, …

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Foundation's Sprint at the Spring 5k a Success

Foundation's Sprint at the Spring 5k a Success
September 20, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
On Saturday September 18, 2021, the Ozarka College Foundation hosted the annual Sprint at the Spring 5k at Mammoth Spring State Park. The 5k saw runners from age eight all the way to age sixty-six during the fundraiser held each September for …

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Foundation's Sprint at the Spring 5k a Success

Foundation's Sprint at the Spring 5k a Success
September 20, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
On Saturday September 18, 2021, the Ozarka College Foundation hosted the annual Sprint at the Spring 5k at Mammoth Spring State Park. The 5k saw runners from age eight all the way to age sixty-six during the fundraiser held each September for …

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Freedom Ford sponsors Foundation Golf Tournament

Freedom Ford sponsors Foundation Golf Tournament
September 20, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Participants in the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament will have the opportunity to win a car, thanks to Freedom Ford, the tournament's hole in one sponsor! This four-person scramble will take place at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne, …

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Other News

Foundation Receives Generous Gift
September 17, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
The Ozarka College Foundation recently received a gift of a home from Ms. Betty Campbell of Columbus, Ohio. Ms. Campbell has been a long-time friend and supporter of the College. Her continued involvement with Ozarka and her passion for education …

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First Community Bank to be Course Sponsor at Foundation Golf Tournament
September 13, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
First Community Bank, located in Cherokee Village/Highland, Arkansas, has provided a $1,000 sponsorship for the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament in Izard County, and will serve as the 2021 Course Sponsor. The tournament will be a …

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Centennial Bank Sponsors Foundation Golf Tournament
September 10, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
The Ozarka College Foundation is pleased to have Centennial Bank serve as the lunch sponsor for the annual Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament. The tournament will be a four-person scramble, taking place on September 25, 2021 at Cooper's Hawk …

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Paul Harris and the Cleverlys Concert Cancelled
September 1, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
The Paul Harris and the Cleverlys show, scheduled for September 23, has been cancelled according to concert organizers.   The move is a result of increasing hesitance to host large events due to a rise in COVID cases locally.Online ticket purchases …

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Foundation Honors Former Colleague with Memorial Scholarship
September 1, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
The Ozarka College Foundation announces the creation of the Delynne Duerkes Memorial Scholarship to be awarded each year to a student attending Ozarka College - Ash Flat. Delynne's sudden passing has left a wake of outpouring from both faculty and …

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FNBC Bank Sponsors Foundation Golf Tournament
August 31, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
FNBC Bank will be the presenting sponsor at the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament next month.  The tournament will be a four-person scramble, taking place on September 25 at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne, Arkansas. There will …

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Ozarka College holds Freshman Seminar
August 30, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Students gathered for the freshman seminar on Friday, August 27, 2021 in the lecture hall of the Melbourne campus. Freshman Seminar (FS) is an introductory class offered to first-year students to help them acclimate to the college environment, …

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FNBC Bank to Sponsor Sprint at the Spring 5K
August 30, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
FNBC Bank will once again be the presenting sponsor at the annual Ozarka College Sprint at the Spring 5K. The 5K run/walk is being hosted by the Ozarka College Foundation on Saturday, September 18, 2021, with all proceeds benefiting Ozarka College - …

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York Named Outstanding Staff of the Year
August 23, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Ozarka College has selected Ms. Donna York as recipient of the 2021 Outstanding Staff of the Year award. She will be recognized at the Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) virtual awards and recognition ceremony in October.  Donna York is a credit …

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Paul Harris and the Cleverlys Concert Relocated
August 20, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
The Paul Harris and the Cleverlys show, scheduled for September 23, has been relocated to the Izard County Fairgrounds.   Sponsored by Grassroots Equipment and Outdoors and Townsend Spice and Supply, the move is a result of increasing hesitance …

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Ozarka to reinstate indoor mask requirement
August 16, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Due to the high infection rate in our service area counties and the state, Ozarka College will require face masks in all College classrooms, offices, and other indoor facilities as we begin the fall semester.Considering the ongoing rise of …

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FNBC Bank to Sponsor Sprint at the Spring 5K
August 14, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
FNBC Bank will once again be the presenting sponsor at the annual Ozarka College Sprint at the Spring 5K. The 5K run/walk is being hosted by the Ozarka College Foundation on Saturday, September 18, 2021, with all proceeds benefiting Ozarka College - …

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FNBC Bank to Sponsor Sprint at the Spring 5K
August 14, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
FNBC Bank will once again be the presenting sponsor at the annual Ozarka College Sprint at the Spring 5K. The 5K run/walk is being hosted by the Ozarka College Foundation on Saturday, September 18, 2021, with all proceeds benefiting Ozarka College - …

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LPN Program Ranked #1 in Arkansas
August 11, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Ozarka College Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program has been ranked first in the state of Arkansas by Best Value Schools for the year 2021. Based on specific criteria, Ozarka ranked number one of 15 Arkansas LPN programs."We are honored to be …

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Precision Machining Students Complete Training
August 10, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Students from Emerson Electric Co. recently completed their educational training opportunity in Precision Machining Technology at the Ozarka College Carpenter Technical Center (CTC). Precision Machining is one of the many technical education …

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Jackson Appointed as Director of Admissions
August 7, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
We are pleased to announce Mckenzie Jackson has been appointed Director of Admissions. Mckenzie is responsible for planning and managing activities related to the admissions process and recruiting students for all Ozarka College campus …

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Herekamp Welcomed as Registrar
August 6, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Ozarka College is pleased to welcome Dylan Herekamp, who will serve as the Registrar."We are excited to have Dylan on board," said Zeda Wilkerson, Ozarka College vice president of student services. "The skillset he brings with him will advance the …

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Pinkston Named Employee of the Quarter
July 30, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
We are proud to announce that Scott Pinkston of Batesville, Arkansas has been selected as Ozarka's Employee of the Quarter!"Scott is most deserving of this recognition; going the extra mile in all facets of his role and always working tirelessly to …

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Ash Flat Campus Hosts Forestry Field Day
July 29, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Ash Flat campus recently hosted the Sharp County Conservation District's Forestry Field Day, on Tuesday, July 27. Cynthia Binder, district secretary, discussed the natural resource conservation services available. Such services include EQIP …

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Surgical Technology Graduates Honored at Pinning Ceremony
July 28, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
 Four students in the Surgical Technology program at Ozarka College received their pins in an annual pinning ceremony held at 7:00 pm in the Lecture Hall of the Ozarka College Mountain View Campus.During the ceremony, Lindsey Brietz, Surgical …

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Culinary Program holds Teen Cooking Camp
July 20, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
Ozarka College's Culinary Program recently held its annual Teen Cooking camp for ages 12-16. Each participant worked in teams to cook four-course age-appropriate meals each day. The theme of the camp was Mise en place, a French term for having all …

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Ozarka College's Aviation Program Receives Renewed Certification from FAA
July 16, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
The  FAA Part 141 Flight School Renewal Certification was presented to Ozarka's Flight Director John Catlett on Tuesday, July 13, 2021. To renew the certification a series of extensive inspections had to be completed. These included student …

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Jackson Appointed Chief Flight Instructor
July 9, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
MELBOURNE, AR (July 9, 2021) - Ozarka College welcomes Clinton Jackson as the new Chief Flight Instructor. Clinton will lead the effort to train Ozarka Aviation candidates for Private, Commercial, and Instrument certifications in both single and …

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Mountain View Gains Lovelace as Campus Director
July 8, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
 MELBOURNE, AR (July 8, 2021) - Ozarka College is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Kim Lovelace as the new Director for the Mountain View campus."It's truly a privilege to serve students and Ozarka College and I am happy to take on …

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Wallace Appointed Director of Financial Aid
July 7, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
MELBOURNE, AR (July 7, 2021) - Ozarka College is pleased to announce Tania Wallace has been appointed Director of Financial Aid."We are excited to welcome Tania into this critical role for the College, " said Zeda Wilkerson, vice president of …

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Nursing Grads Honored at Capping & Pinning
June 30, 2021 / OZARKA NEWS
 MELBOURNE, AR (June 29, 2021) -  Practical Nursing graduates at Ozarka College were honored Tuesday, June 29, at a Capping and Pinning Ceremony on the Melbourne campus.Students recognized at the event were as follows: Ash Flat campus -  Joy …

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870.368.2045
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870.368.2060
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