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August, 2013

  • 26 August

    Jewell Family Reunion

    The annual Jewell Family Reunion will be on Saturday, August 31st at 5:00 p.m. at the Vandervoort School Cafeteria. Family, Fun, Fellowship & Food!

  • 23 August

    J.D. and Rachel Frost 50th Anniversary

    The family of J.D. and Rachel Frost, formerly of Mena, are holding a 50th Wedding Anniversary reception in their honor at the Valley View Church of Christ in Greenwood, Arkansas on September 7 at 2 p.m.  Cards and well wishes can be sent to 909 Bonnie Bell Lane, Greenwood, AR  72936.

  • 23 August

    Welcome Bentleigh Ellagrace Vincent

    Ben and Kelli Vincent are the proud parents of a baby girl named Bentleigh Ellagrace born on July 23, 2013 at 11:18 a.m. She weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 inches long. Mackenzie Annabeth Vincent is her proud sister. Grandparents are Noel & Melinda Vincent, Audrey Hoffman, Ann Cook and the late Bob Cook.

  • 12 August

    Polk County Births for the Week of 8/04/13

    Neisha Thornton and Jason Wilhite of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born August 9.

  • 9 August

    Andrea Covington and DeWayne Denmon Wedding

      Andrea Covington and DeWayne Denmon will be married on September 21, 2013 at 1:00 pm at the First Presbyterian Church, 904 Church Street in Mena.

  • 8 August

    Chris Ann Daniel and Aaron Grotzinger Engagement/Wedding

    Mr. and Mrs. Chris Daniel of Mena, AR would like to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Chris Ann Daniel of Houston, TX, to Aaron Grotzinger, also of Houston, TX. Chris Ann is the granddaughter of Joann Stewman of Mena, AR, the late David Stewman, and the late James L. and Wanda Daniel. She is a 2007 ...

  • 7 August

    Howard 60th Wedding Anniversary

    Virgil Howard and Willa Mae Ryals were married on August 23, 1953, in the Shady Grove community. In 1961, the couple made their home in Broken Bow, Oklahoma, until they relocated back to the Mena area in 2004. Their home was filled with three children, two sons Henry Howard, of San Angelo, Texas and Randy Howard of Hugo, Oklahoma, and ...

  • 6 August

    Polk County Births for the Week of 7/28/13

    Jennifer and Auborn Mabry of Mena, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born July 30 at Mena Regional Health System. Natasha and Nicholas McCoy of DeQueen, are the proud parents of a baby boy, born July 30 at Mena Regional Health System. Ariel and Dakota Wagner of Bonnerdale, are the proud parents of a baby girl, born July ...

  • 5 August

    Welcome Brastyn Allen Lee Vespie

    Doug & Brittney Vespie of Cove, Arkansas are the proud parents of a baby boy named Brastyn Allen Lee Vespie. Brastyn was born July 17, 2013 at 3:03 p.m. at Mena Regional Health System and weighed 8 pounds 13 1/2 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Proud grandparents are Donald & Darlene Burk of Cove and Dave & Cheryl ...

  • 5 August

    Brittany Shelby and Tyler Boydstun Engagement/Wedding

    Brittany Shelby and Tyler Boydstun, along with their families, are happy to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Brittany makes her home in Nashville, TN. She is the daughter of Katrina Phillips and the late Kevin Shelby. Her grandparents are Bill and Joyce Thornton, Donald Jackson, Sr., and Nan Shelby. Tyler, formerly from Mena, AR, is the son of Morris ...