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September, 2013

  • 13 September

    Ladycat Volleyball Results

    Mena vs Jessieville Jr. Varsity Mena won 2 games to 0 Sr. Jr. Varsity Mena won 2 games to 0 Sr High Varsity Mena won 3 games to 0 The Ladycats are coached by Brad Lyle.

  • 13 September

    Backpack Food Program at Mena High School

    Hailey Knitting and Natalie Rose (JAG students) are filling backpacks with groceries so needy students at Mena High School can have food on the weekends. This project was initiated by Rice Depot of Arkansas.  They continue to support us monthly, but many times we run out of food. Mrs. Sheila Johnson has been instrumental in administering this program at MHS. ...

  • 13 September

    Grandparents’ Day at HHE

    Grandparents’ Day didn’t come unnoticed at Holly Harshman Elementary this past week!  The HHE Library has been buzzing all week with bounds of grandparents that have enjoyed visiting the school and sharing a book with their grandchildren!  Mrs. Tedder, the HHE Librarian, makes this an annual event and never underestimates the importance and power of reading with a loved one! ...

  • 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 ...