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August, 2017

  • 2 August

    Ms. Etta Celebrates 106… and Goes Viral!

    BY LEANN DILBECK – Ms. Etta Garmon celebrated her 106th birthday among friends and family Thursday, July 27, all while becoming a viral sensation on social media! A photo of Ms. Etta holding a sign that read: “Hello! My name is Etta Garmon. Today I am 106 years old. How far can I travel on my birthday? Like and share ...

  • 2 August

    Polk County Births

    Rose Rider and William Byrum, of Hatfield, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on July 24th. Vivian and Dillon Turner, of Cove, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on July 26th. Tamera Thomas and Daniel Whitehead, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on July 27th.

July, 2017

  • 26 July

    Polk County Births

    Tayler Broach and Kyle Vaughn, of Cove, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on July 16th. Joani and Robby Shaddon, of Boles, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on July 17th. Lesley and John Wisinger, of Grannis, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on July 18th. Arian and Christopher Robertson, of ...

  • 11 July

    Polk County Births

    Amanda Neill and Edgar Cruz, of Waldron, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on July 5th.

June, 2017

  • 28 June

    Polk County Births

    Candace and Ramsey Richardson, of Hatfield, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on June 19th. Holly and Max Harwig, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on June 19th.

  • 28 June

    Mos & Hill to Wed

    Darrell and Kelly Mos of Mena announce the wedding of Kayley and Jacob son of Carl and Crystal Hill of Oden. Grandparents are JD and Mary Mos, Shelby and Mary Alice Head, John and Wanell Hill, and David and Alice Carmack. The wedding is 7 PM July 7 Cherry Hill Christian Church Camp.  Reception follows. Friends and relatives are invited.

  • 21 June

    Polk County Births

    Megan and Eric Rowe, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on June 11th. Summer Carney and Logan Wright, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on June 11th. Oveta Rea and Matthew Hartin, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on June 13th. Marissa Johnston and Darrel ...

  • 13 June

    Polk County Births

    Vanessa and Donnie Toon, of Smithville, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on June 2nd. Misty and James Harmon, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on June 5th. Chandra and Blake Warren, of Boles, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on June 6th. Melissa Staggs and Charley Carroll, of ...

  • 9 June

    Buck and Wade to Wed

    Melanie Buck and Kerin Wade, both of Mena, are pleased to announce their upcoming marriage on June 17, 2017 at 1700 hours (5 o’clock p.m.). The event will be held at the Amphitheater behind UA-Rich Mountain with a reception following at the Commercial Building at the Polk County Fairgrounds. A wedding shower is being held for the couple at the ...

  • 9 June

    Polk County Births

    Avonlea Pettit and Dustin Pruitt, of DeQueen, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born on May 26th. Ashley and Jason Simms, of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on May 27th. Desirae and Joshua Hall, of Waldron, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born on May 30th. Ashley and Brison Hogan, of ...