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41st Annual MARK CAMPBELL Queen Wilhelmina Rod Run Enjoyed by All

BY LEANN DILBECK – The 41st Annual Mark Campbell Queen Wilhelmina Rod Run attracted 161 cars for this year’s event. Lisa Campbell said she and the family were very pleased with the turnout and very grateful for the community’s support. Friday night’s Show & Shine was the first ever in the event’s history to be able to be held on ...

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40th Annual Rod Run to Honor Founder, Mark Campbell

BY MELANIE BUCK – Approximately 200 hot rods are expected to roll into Mena for the 40th Annual Street & Performance Queen Wilhelmina Rod Run, one of the area’s longest-standing and much anticipated events for car enthusiasts.  The event will kick off on Friday, August 28, and continue through Saturday, August 29. This year will be unlike the 39 events ...

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Mourning the Loss of an Automotive Legend

A local legend in the automotive industry took his final “drag down Main Street” as friends and family from across the country bid farewell to Mark Campbell who passed last week. Campbell founded Street & Performance and one of Mena’s signature events, the Queen Wilhelmina Rod Run, that brought hundreds to the area for over three decades.

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Mark Campbell Honored

All showing Mark Campbell’s iconic “thumbs up,” Mark’s friends and family gathered Saturday at the Mena Elks Lodge on the day that Mena Mayor George McKee had proclaimed “Mark Campbell Day” to raise money for his family as he continues cancer treatments.

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April 11 to be Proclaimed Mark Campbell Day

BY MELANIE BUCK – The City of Mena recognized lifetime resident and longtime Mena business owner, Mark Campbell on March 30, by declaring April 11, 2015, as Mark Campbell Day. The Proclamation written by the City said Campbell “has been a genuine asset to our community throughout the years and he is a proven leader. A business owner for over ...

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Street & Performance Selected for New Reality TV Series – “Mountain Motors” to Air on Real America TV Network

BY LEANN DILBECK – Real America TV, a new network planning a national launch on the 4th of July, 2014, is filming its first major production at a custom hot rod shop located in Mena, Arkansas. The company, Street & Performance on #1 Hot Rod Lane, will be home of a reality TV show called Mountain Motors. Street & Performance ...

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