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September, 2013

  • 13 September

    Family Involvement at HHE

    “Every time a parent visits the school, the message, “School Is Very Important,” is sent to the child,” states family involvement coordinator, Vicky Maye at Holly Harshman Elementary.  Pictured is Mrs. Stacey Booth, mother of fourth grader, Amanda Booth.  The family is new to Mena, but not knew to education.  Mrs. Booth is a certified teacher and made it very ...

  • 13 September

    Team MENA Spirit

    Holly Harshman Elementary was buzzing again this Friday with Team MENA spirit as the MHS cheerleaders arrived with Bearcat Game Ribbons.  Pictured is fourth grader, Alex Harper, daughter of Bearcat Head Coach Tim Harper with  MHS cheerleader, Telissa Fretz.

  • 13 September

    HHE Watch DOGS Dads

    “Being A Dad is a privilege, not an obligation” is a quote that supports HHE’s Watch DOG dad’s perspective as he has already served two days this school year as a Watch DOG dad at Holly Harshman Elementary.  “While his occupation has him in oil fields far away part of the time, when he is home he is present in ...

  • 12 September

    Menus for County Schools – Friday, September 13

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast:  Poptart, Ham Slice, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main:  Country Style Beef Patty, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Steamed Broccoli, Oatmeal Roll, Banana, Milk Choice:   Chicken Tenders, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Steamed Broccoli, Oatmeal Roll, Banana, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast:   Gravy, Biscuit, Juice, Milk, Cereal Lunch:   Spaghetti, Green Beans, Salad, Pineapple, Garlic Toast, Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast:   Cheese Omelet, Super Donut, ...

  • 11 September

    Menu for County Schools – Thursday, September 12

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast:  Pancake, Sausage Link, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main:  Turkey & Cheese Sub Sandwich, French Fries, Lettuce & Tomato, Peaches, Milk Choice:  Rib Patty on a bun, French Fries, Lettuce & Tomato, Peaches, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast:  Superbun, Banana, Juice, Milk Lunch:  Chicken Fried Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Mixed Veggies, Grapes, Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast:   Breakfast Bagel, Fruit, Juice, Milk ...

  • 11 September

    Ladycats Travel to Fountain Lake

    The results of Mena Ladycats Volleyball games at Fountain Lake on Tuesday, September 10 are: Mena Jr. Junior Varsity defeated Fountain Lake 2-0. Mena Jr. Varsity defeated Fountain Lake 2-0. Mena Sr. Varsity defeated Fountain Lake 3-0 by scores of 25-17, 25-5, and 25-16. The Ladycats Volleyball team is directed by Coach Brad Lyle.

  • 11 September

    Bearcat Tennis Results

    The Mena Tennis team traveled to Subiaco on Tuesday, September 3.  Mena won two games to Subiaco’s six. Daniel Maechler picked up his victory in the Boy’s Singles division.  Zane Sherrer and Nick Renard grabbed Mena’s second win in the Boy’s Doubles competition. On Wednesday, September 4, the team hosted the DeQueen Leopards. Mena had two pairs in the Boys ...

  • 10 September

    MHS Homecoming Royalty Announced

    [MENA]  The 2013 Homecoming Royalty has been announced. Serving on this year’s court are [seated] senior maids Vanessa Parnell, Hailey Knittig, Natalie Rose, and Madison Liles. [STANDING]: Marley Jones, freshman maid; Keely Jones, sophomore maid; Baily Bunch and Leea Carver, both junior maids, Brooke Hines, sophomore maid; and Lexi Brooks, freshman maid. The 2013 Homecoming Queen will be announced during ...

  • 10 September

    Menus for County Schools – Wednesday, September 11

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast:  Cereal, Toast, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main:  BBQ Pork on a Bun, Baked Beans, Pickle Spear, Fritos, Oatmeal Cookie, Orange Smiles, Milk Choice:  Mini Corn Dogs, Baked Beans, Pickle Spear, Fritos, Oatmeal Cookie, Orange Smiles, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast:  Cereal, Juice, Milk Lunch:  Taco Casserole, Beans, Lettuce/Tomato, Peaches, Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast:   Breakfast Pizza, Fruit, Juice, Milk Lunch:  Sloppy ...

  • 9 September

    Menus for County Schools – Tuesday, September 10

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast:  Breakfast Chicken Biscuit, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main:  Stromboli, Garden Spinach Salad, Baby Carrots, Strawberries, Milk Choice:  Salad Bar w/Ham & Cheese, Strawberries, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast:  Biscuit, Sausage, Juice, Milk Lunch:  Chicken Nuggets, Mac & Cheese, Salad, Strawberries/Bananas, Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast:   Sausage Biscuit, Fruit, Juice, Milk Lunch:  Baked Chicken, Sweet Potatoes, Green Beans, Pineapple, Roll, Milk