Breaking News

Tag Archives: Mena Advertising and Promotion

Christmas Festival plans being finalized by Mena A & P

The Mena A&P Commission approved a budget of $3,175 for their 2018 Christmas Festival Plan and Budget at their regular meeting this month.   The A&P Commission will be holding their Christmas Festival at 7 p.m. in Janssen Park following the Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas Parade that will begin at 6 p.m. on Sat., Dec. 1.   The ...

Read More »

Fowler Announced as New Director for Aubrey Tapley Park

BY MELANIE BUCK – William Rainey of the Mena Advertising and Promotion Commission (Mena A&P) has announced Nathan Fowler as the new Director of Aubrey Tapley Park ,which boasts baseball and soccer fields, walking trails, playgrounds, and a beautiful view of Rich Mountain. Fowler grew up in Mena, graduating from Mena High School in 2004. He continued his education at ...

Read More »

Outlaws Coming to the Lum & Abner Festival

BY LEANN DILBECK – The Outlaws Gunfighter Group will be a new feature at this year’s Lum & Abner Festival, scheduled for June 6 and 7.  According to event organizers, the Outlaws will thrill the audience with their comical, yet authentic old west cowboy show. The group will entertain from their own Old West Town set up at the corner ...

Read More »