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March, 2014

  • 27 March

    Mena Middle School 3rd Nine Weeks Honor Roll and Merit List

    All A’S 6th Grade– Cadie Cannon, Eden Furr, Marissa Grafton, David Grenier, Caleb Holmes, Macie Johnson, Kiara Kesterson, Misael Knight, Lauryn Maechler, Rachel Robbins, Kaitlyn Simmons, Zane Stephens, Marc Wilson 7th Grade – Lindsey Logan, Payten Medlin, Halie Standerfer, Ryan Sullivan, Noah Swall, Christopher Thompson, Torrey Voisin, 8th Grade –Nate Aleshire, Joseph Blanton, Carson Cannon, Haley Castillo, Kassidy Dahlem, Dustin ...

  • 27 March

    Acorn High School 3rd Nine Weeks Honor Roll

    All A’s 7th Grade: Makayla Anderson, Tessa Kesterson 8th Grade: Alyson Nichols 9th Grade: Macie Adams, Morgan Fagan, Shawn Goss 10th Grade: Daric Echols, Selena Maechler 12th Grade: Sierra Bunyard, Dylan Deramus, Krysten Fagan, Payton Hill, Timmery Adams, Jasmine Jackson, Destiny Mora All A’s & B’s 7th Grade: Haley Richardson, Mekinzie Kyle, Rachel Murr, Braxlie Strother, Jeb Willborg, Rachel Williamson 8th Grade: Zane Barr, Josey Webb, Makenzie Goss, Kailey Posey 9th Grade: Brooke Bates, Eric Sutherland, Josh Staggs, Marissa Pate, Charlotte Davasher, Matt Davis, Dalton Lane, Tabitha Mabry 10th Grade: Connor McConnell 11th Grade: Adrianna ...

  • 27 March

    Two Oden Students and Ag Instructor participates in AETN online broadcast

    Toby Craver, Agriculture instructor at Oden High School, along with Lane and Mason Wagner, juniors at Oden High School, were asked by the Arkansas State Department of Education to particpate in an online broadcast with Arkansas Education Television Network (AETN).  During this broadcast, each shared their own experience with the Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC).  Lane and Mason Wagner are the ...

  • 27 March

    Oden Students Hit The Archery Target!

    Two students from ORSD Oden campus represented their school well at the 2014 ANASP Archery Tournament held in Hot Springs on March 8, 2014. Tarren Blansett scored 288/300 which earned him 3rd  place in top ten males.  He placed 5th in the top 5 shoot off and received a $500.00 scholarship. Brandi Summitt scored 280/300 which earned her 3rd place ...

  • 27 March

    VC Collects Pennies for Patients

    Vandervoort Elementary recently participated in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Pennies for Patients program.  During a three-week period, students collected spare change to support LLS’s mission: To cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families.  Vandervoort Elementary raised a total of $618.67.  Mrs. Sexton’s 3rd grade was the ...

  • 27 March

    HHE’s Watch DOG of the Week

    Mr. Randy Milam served as a Watch DOG at Holly Harshman Elementary School this week.  If you are currently a Mena Watch DOG and haven’t served a day yet, contact your child’s school counselor to set up a time soon.

  • 27 March

    RMCC Student of the Month

    Student Support Services has announced Craig Nichols as student of the month for March.  Craig, an Air Force veteran, serves as president for the Phi Theta Kappa honor society and a tutor for the Learning Enrichment Advising Center (LEAC) at RMCC.  Currently a Computer Science major, he will graduate in May then transfer to a university to pursue his bachelor’s ...

  • 27 March

    RMCC’s Upward Bound Classic Hosts Guest Speaker Chad Foster

    BY TOSHA LANCE RMCC’s Upward Bound program hosted Chad Foster, author of Financial Literacy for Teens, at their recent event on campus. Chad is a former professional tennis player, businessman, and best-selling author who knows a thing or two about success and spoke to students about his experiences and financial literacy.  He emphasized the importance of learning the difference between ...

  • 27 March

    Acorn FCCLA Officers Attend State Leadership Meeting

    Taylor Copelin, Jared Standridge and Lydia Tilley, Acorn FCCLA officers, recently attended the 2014 Arkansas FCCLA State Leadership Meeting at Reynolds Performance Hall on UCA Campus in Conway, AR.  Theme for the meeting was “The FCCLA Puzzle.”  Totally planned and led by student officers, the day provided upbeat directives and suggestions for engaging in life skills, including breakout sessions such ...

  • 20 March

    Menus for County Schools – Friday, March 21, 2014

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Breakfast Bar, Toast, Grapes, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Frito Chili Pie, Tossed Salad, Green Beans, Side Kick, Milk; Choice: Chicken Sandwich, Lettuce, Tomato, Pickles, Green Beans, Fritos, Side Kick, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast: Sausage Gravy, Chocolate Gravy, Biscuit, Juice, Milk Lunch: Country Style Beef Patties, Mashed Potatoes w/Gravy, Steamed Broccoli, Roll, Banana,  Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Cheese Omelet, Super Donut, Apple Wedges, ...