Arab Blog

Dr. Wags Celebrates 100 Days of School

Dr. Wags Celebrates 100 Days of School with Arab Primary School On January 25, Arab Primary School celebrated being in school for one hundred days. Each student dressed up as a 100-year-old person to celebrate the day with some fun! The school was filled with walking canes, hair rollers, and grey hair. Our mascot, Dr.… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Erin Percy, Nurse Practitioner

This month we spent time with Erin Percy, our Nurse Practitioner, to find out more about her. Hometown? Now my hometown is  in Madison; however, I grew up right outside of New York City. Tell us about your family. My husband, Dr. Tom Percy, is a NASA engineer. I also have three children: Abby Rose… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Tammy Hyatt

This month we had the opprotunity to  catch up with Tammy! Hometown: Arab Alabama  Title at MainStreet: Front Desk Family: Husband- Taylor, Son- Jake (18), Daughter Andie (almost 13), Son Evan (10)     How’d you get involved at MainStreet? The place I worked for at the time had sold an ad to Mainstreet and… Read more »

Arab’s Community Fair

On September 9, 2017 the Arab Historical Society hosted the annual Community Fair. We are so honored to have been given the opportunity to be a part of such a wonderful event! We showed up to the Community Fair ready to have a great time and hand out prizes! We offered to let each person… Read more »

Judy Upton Memorial 5K & JuJu Fun Run

Judy Upton Memorial 5K & JuJu Fun Run   August 12, 2017 MainStreet Family Urgent Care – Arab was approached about being involved in the Judy Upton 5K and Juju Fun Run, and we could not resist this amazing opportunity to get out and support this awesome cause. All proceeds from this event went to… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Crystal Warren, Medical Assistant

For this month’s Family Spotlight, we sat down with Crystal Warren.   Tell us about your family! I have been married to my wonderful husband Michael for almost thirty years. I have three children – Amanda, Hannah, and Timothy, plus I will be adding a son-in-law in October!   What is your favorite thing about… Read more »

FAMILY SPOTLIGHT: HOPE SHIRLEY, COMMUNITY EDUCATOR

For this edition of MainStreet’s Family Spotlight, we sat down with our Community Educator, Hope Shirley!   Hope Shirley is a graduate from The University of West Alabama with a bachelors in Business Management. She moved back to her hometown, Arab, after graduating in December of 2015. Hope has taken on the role of Community… Read more »

Seasonal Allergies: 4 Routes to Relief

Seasonal Allergies Treated at MainStreet Family Urgent Care Seasonal allergies are a pain in the nose. Don’t suffer from pollen. Come see the friendly staff at MainStreet Family Urgent Care today! Ah, spring. The perfect time to get outside for long walks in the neighborhood, hikes in the hills, and springtime gardening. But that “ah” can… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Dr. Timbo Taylor

  Medical Director Dr. Taylor was one of the first to join the MainStreet Family as our company grew from the ground up. After graduating from the University of Mississippi, Dr. Taylor completed a residency program at the University of Arkansas. Upon returning to the South, Dr. Taylor spent several years as an ER physician… Read more »

10 Tips for Preventing Sports Injuries in Kids and Teens

Young athletes today are bigger and stronger, and they push themselves harder than ever before. With sports camps and more structured activities, kids today are increasingly likely to play their chosen sport year-round. But more time on the field brings a greater risk of experiencing sports-related injuries, including ACL and meniscus injuries in the knee,… Read more »