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Bob Carver Charitable Trust Makes Donation to Bearcat Stadium

MENA – January 29, 2018 – At the January 23rd regular monthly school board meeting, Mena Superintendent, Benny Weston, announced that Mena Public Schools received a $200,000 contribution from the Bob Carver Charitable Trust.  This donation has been deemed by the Bob Carver Charitable Trust to be used for renovations, additions, and improvements to Bearcat Stadium.  With the contribution directed ...

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Back 2 School Block Party Held

Several local churches joined together to host what they hope will become an annual event for local students. A ‘Back 2 School Block Party’ was held Friday, August 18, at Bearcat Stadium and was open to all county students 6th through 12th grade, including Acorn, Cossatot, Mena or home school students. The Block Party provided a fun and safe environment ...

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Mena School Administration to Debut New Visitor Bleachers This Friday

BY MELANIE BUCK – In the August Mena School Board meeting, Superintendent Benny Weston gave project updates for all of the district’s campuses. The Pre-K Building at Louise Durham Elementary has received repairs to sidewalks, bathrooms, and more to bring the building to better safety standards. The visitors’ bleachers at Bearcat Stadium have been removed and the retainer wall for ...

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Bearcat Stadium Receives “Major Upgrade”

[MENA] Beginning this Fall, things will sound a lot different and a lot better at Bearcat Stadium. The Mena Public Schools has announced that the Bearcat Foundation, Inc., has provided a “major upgrade” to the sound system at the stadium, according to Superintendent Benny Weston. Weston said, “We are excited that the Bearcat Foundation and Boosters have given us the ...

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