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January, 2019

  • 16 January

    New Year New You

  • 14 January

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of January 6, 2018 January 12, 2019 follow:

    January 6 & 7, 2019 A local woman reported that someone had entered her apartment when she was out and had stolen medication.  No suspects at this time. A motorist called officers to a local highway regarding a briefcase they found in a ditch.  Officers retrieved the item, but there was not identification located.  It was placed into evidence. Billy Joseph Fletcher, 32, ...

  • 9 January

    Polk County Births

    The weekly birth report for Mena Regional Health System for the week of December 21, 2018 – January 4, 2019: Deianeira and Matthew Wise of Wickes, Arkansas are the proud parents of a baby girl born on December 21st Hayley and Jeremy Parnell of Vandervoort, Arkansas are the proud parents of a baby girl born on December 21st Emily and Richard Shipman of Sims, Arkansas are the proud parents ...

  • 2 January

    Polk County Births

    The weekly birth report for Mena Regional Health System for the week of December 14, 2018 – December 28, 2018: Cassie and Robert Hamilton of Mena, Arkansas are the proud parents of a baby boy born on December 17th Kaitlyn Moss of Oden, Arkansas is the proud parent of a baby girl born on December 18th Amber and Dalton Standridge ...

December, 2018

  • 19 December

    Christmas Greetings 2018

  • 19 December

    Polk County Births

    The weekly birth report for Mena Regional Health System for the week of December 7, 2018 – December 14, 2018: Morgan and Robert Schmidt of Mena, Arkansas are the proud parents of a baby girl born on December 10, 2018 Jennifer and Joshua Summit of Waldron, Arkansas are the proud parents of a baby boy born on December 11, 2018.

  • 10 December

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of December 2, 2018 through December 8, 2018

    December 2, 2018 Alton Roy Self,40, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store. Carlos Gonzales, 61 of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear. A local woman reported that her purse had been stolen.  It was later returned toher, but her wallet was still ...

October, 2018

  • 18 October

    ‘Changing of the Colors’ Rally begins Wednesday

    Heather Grabin/News Director    The 2018 “Changing of the Colors” Rally kicks off Wednesday on Iron Mountain in Hatfield.    The rally has become a huge annual event hosted by the Christian Motorcycle Association (CMA). It attracts visitors from all over the world to come to the area to admire the breathtaking beauty of nature painting the countryside a vivid ...

  • 18 October

    Mena Homecoming festivities begin

        The Mena Homecoming Parade was held Wednesday night and ended with a pep rally and car bash. Homecoming festivities are set to begin at 6:30 in the evening on Fri., Oct. 19 with kickoff for the homecoming football game against Waldron at 7 p.m..    The 2018 Homecoming maids are Freshmen Cassidy Ashcraft and Sarah Grenier; Sophmores Allie ...

  • 18 October

    Field of Faith

    Field of Faith was held Wednesday, October 10 at the Mena High School Bearcat Stadium. photos contributed by Andy Philpot.