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April, 2019

  • 17 April

    Polk County Sheriff’s Report

    The charges against those arrested are allegations and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have been dismissed or that they have been found innocent and we will include that information in this space in a timely manner. ...

  • 17 April

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of April 7, 2019 through April 13, 2019

    April 7, 2019 A local woman reported she is being harassed by an acquaintance.  No charges have been filed. April 8, 2019 Jazzmyn Hoskin, 21, of Grannis was charged with shoplifting after officers responded to a call at a local retail store. Melanie Howard, 46, and William Howard, 47, both of Boles, were charged with shoplifting after a call to a ...

  • 10 April

    Polk County Babies

  • 10 April

    ARRAIGNMENTS BEFORE POLK COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT

    All information is merely an accusation and the Defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. State of Arkansas vs. Gary D. Collier Count 1: Failure to Appear. Class D Felony Count 2: Failure to Appear. Class C Felony Count 3: Failure to Appear. Class C Felony State of Arkansas vs. Robert Wells Count 1: Driving on Suspended License. ...

  • 10 April

    SHERIFF’S   LOG

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of April 1 – April 7, 2019.  The charges against those arrested are allegations and the cases are still pending in the courts.  Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have been ...

  • 10 April

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of March 31, 2019 through April 6, 2019

    March 31, 2019 Jodeci Ingoglia, 20 of Hatfield was charged with theft of property after officers responded to a call at a local retail store.   April 1, 2019 Robert Earl Jones, 34, of Mena was charged with criminal trespass after a call to a local business. Report was taken regarding a man with a dog trespassing at several residences ...

  • 3 April

    One Week Wonder Plane Done In Mena

    (MENA) Rose Aircraft Services recently completed an exciting project that is the first of its kind to the aircraft industry.  The company, based at the Mena Air Center, just completed the painting of a new Light Sport Airplane, that according to officials should open up a brand new area of low – cost and safe flying for enthusiasts. The plane took ...

  • 3 April

    Master Gardeners Are on the Move

    Spring Planting Season Upon Us (MENA) Signs of Spring are all around us, from the tiny spring beauties in the grass to the heart-lifting blossoms of tulip magnolias that survived the late hard frost. As you move around town in the next few weeks, you are very likely to observe Master Gardeners beginning their annual springtime routine on all their ...

  • 3 April

    Polk County Births

    Mena Regional Health System March 22, 2019 – March 29, 2019: Deidra and Justin Lenard, of Pencil Bluff, Arkansas, are the proud parents of a baby boy born March 26th. Ana Linch and Tristan Shelton, of Mena, Arkansas, are the proud parents of a baby boy born March 26th.

  • 3 April

    Polk County Circuit Court Arraignments

    This week the following people were arraigned in Polk County Circuit Court. All information is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. James E. Pike COUNT I: DELIVERY OF METHAMPHETAMINE OR COCAINE,In violation of Ark. Code Ann. § 5-64-422(b )(1 ), that on or about June 11, 2018, the said defendant did, acting ...