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December, 2018

  • 3 December

    Cathey E. Burger

    Cathey E. Burger, age 57, of Mena passed away Friday, November 30, 2018 in Mena, Arkansas. Cathey was born December 21, 1960 in Hereford, Texas to James Roy Mott and Rachel Morgan Mott.  She was happily married to Howard Burger for 41 years.  She was the Principal’s Secretary at Mena High School.  Cathey was an avid Razorback fan and she  enjoyed camping and gardening.  She ...

  • 3 December

    Mena Basscats

    The Basscats competed in the STATE AYFF TOURNAMENT ON LAKE DARDANELLE! Brynten Rose & Cody Beck took 1st in the Jr division. Austin Johnston and Cason Cannon took 1sr place in the senior division. By winning 1st place in the senior division, Austin and Cason have qualified to fish in three BFL qualifier tournaments this spring with all tournament fees ...

  • 3 December

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of November 25, 2018 through December 1, 2018 follow:

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of November 25, 2018 through December 1, 2018 follow:   November 25, 2018 Employees at a local fast food restaurant reported that a customer had become verbally abusive and was making threats before leaving the business.  Case pending location and interview of suspect.   November 26, 2018 Report was made of an unidentified man ...

November, 2018

  • 29 November

    Wallace “Howard” Ross

    Wallace “Howard” Ross, age 78, of Mena, Arkansas, died Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at home. He was born on Thursday, January 25, 1940 to Robert Stanley and Eva Lee Ross in Delight, Arkansas. Howard lived his life serving the Lord, his family and his country. He attended the Faith Missionary Baptist Church in Mena. He served in the United States ...

  • 29 November

    Bruce Henry Dale

    Bruce Henry Dale , 83, of Oden, Arkansas passed away Tuesday. November 20, 2018 at Rich Mountain Nursing Home in Mena, Arkansas.  He was born on August 1, 1935 in Jackson, Kentucky to the late Isaac Dale and the late Laura Spencer Dale.  He spent most of his life living in Michigan and Arkansas. Mr. Dale retired from Precision Auto in Pontiac, ...

  • 28 November

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  • 28 November

    Polk County Births

    The weekly birth report for Mena Regional Health System for November 16, 2018 through November 21, 2018 is as follows: Gabriela Garcia and Trinidad Abrego of DeQueen, Arkansas are the proud parent of a baby boy born November 18th. Sydney and Shaye Gilbert of DeQueen, Arkansas are the proud parent of a baby girl born November 20th.  

  • 26 November

    Sybil Lou Shrum

    Sybil Lou Shrum, age 80 of Mena, Arkansas, died, Sunday, November 25, 2018 at her home. She was born on Saturday, June 25, 1938 to Robert Lee and Vivian Perry Cottman in Mena, Arkansas. Sybil was a Godly woman of the Baptist faith. She owned and operated the Ozark Inn for twenty-two years and served on the Mena Police Department ...

  • 26 November

    Eddie Gene Martin

    Eddie Gene Martin, age 60, of Mena, Arkansas, died peacefully Thursday, November 22, 2018 at his home. He was born on Sunday, October 12, 1958 to Donald Gene and Margaret Martin in Carthage, Missouri. Eddie worked for Michel’s Pipeline, long time union worker out of Labor Local 534 and McGraw Construction. He was always a diligent hard worker. Eddie built ...

  • 26 November

    Bettye Carol Rodriguez

    Bettye Carol Rodriguez, age 77 of Mena, Arkansas, died, Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Rich Mountain Nursing and Rehab. She was born on Monday, April 7, 1941 to Hershal Everett and Edna Josephine Stone Rusher in Butterfield, Arkansas. Bettye was Godly woman and attended the Dallas Avenue Baptist Church. She worked as a surgical technician at the Mena Regional Health System ...