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Local Volleyball Team Wins Tournament

This past weekend, the local Mena Club G1 13U volleyball team competed in the ‘Volley in the Rock’ tournament in Little Rock, Arkansas. On Saturday, the team went undefeated in pool play, sweeping every game that they played. Defeating Ultimate Performance (25-16, 25-12), Ozark Juniors (25-13, 25-7), and CAV (25-5, 25-2). After a dominating performance on Saturday, Club G1 advanced ...

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Ladycats Drop Close One To Fouke

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Mena Ladycats (0-5) softball team hosted the Fouke Lady Panthers last Friday, March 9th.  Fouke scored an early run in the first inning, and added on three more in the top of the third. The Ladycats were quick to answer in the bottom of the fourth, scoring a run of their own, to make the ...

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Heavener Offense Erupts Versus Tigers

BY EASTON LEONARD – Last Tuesday, March 6th, the Acorn Tigers baseball team hosted the Heavener Wolves for their season and home opener. Number ten, Warren, started the game on the mound for the Tigers. Acorn went on to allow four runs in the opening inning, after a few walks, errors, and hits. However, in the bottom half of the ...

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Acorn Archery Competes At State

SUBMITTED BY MINDY LYLE – Acorn Archery competed at the State NASP tournament on Saturday, March 3rd.  The team placed 7th to become Nationals qualified.  Brody Webb placed 2nd with a score of 291, and earned $32,000 in scholarships.

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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: March 5-11, 2018

March 5, 2018 Report from complainant on Trailwood Lane near Mena of the theft of electronics, household and personal items, all valued at $1,100.00.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Report of a disturbance on Polk 227 near Cove.  Deputies responded.  Investigation continues. Report from a Mena woman of suspicious messages led to a ...

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Mena Police Department: March 4-10, 2018

March 4, 2018 Jamie Lee May, 35, of Mena was arrested on three outstanding warrants. March 5, 2018 Brandon L. Everett, 27, of Mena, was arrested on five outstanding warrants. Shalena Allen, 41, of Mena was arrested for disorderly conduct, obstructing governmental operations, and refusal to submit to arrest. A local woman reported that her wallet had been stolen from ...

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Audrey Waters Masters Hollington

Audrey Waters Masters Hollington, age 90 of Old Dallas, Arkansas, died Sunday, March 11, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Wednesday, January 18, 1928 to George Washington and Esther Mae Kenworthy Waters in Old Dallas, Arkansas. Audrey was a founding member of the Old Dallas Fire Department in Old Dallas with a few ...

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Billy Joe Crabtree

Billy Joe Crabtree, Sr. age 54 of Hatfield, Arkansas passed away Sunday, March 11, 2018 in Mena, Arkansas. He was born October 25, 1963 in Mena, Arkansas to Lemual Crabtree and Olivia Tollison Crabtree. He was happily married to Deborah Bloechl Crabtree for 35 years. Mr. Crabtree was a loader operator for Martin Marietta Materials. He enjoyed hunting and fishing ...

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Gene Allen Broertjes

Gene Allen Broertjes, 53, of Hammond, Indiana, left this world to journey home on March 9, 2018. Gene was born September 11, 1964 in Harvey, IL. Gene was a beloved son, brother, and uncle and will be dearly missed by all that knew and loved him. Gene loved to spend his time fishing, gardening, caring for his animals, and riding ...

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School Lunch Menus: March 12-16, 2018

Acorn Public Schools: Monday Breakfast: PreK: Pancake on a stick, syrup, sausage link, fruit, milk. Grades K-12: Variety cereal, pancakes, syrup, sausage link, parfait, fruit, juice, milk Lunch: PreK: Orange chicken, fried rice, broccoli, fruit, milk. Grades K-5: Orange chicken, beef tamale pie, fried rice, broccoli, fruit, milk, salad bar. Grades 6-12: Choice of potato bar Tuesday Breakfast: PreK: Breakfast ...

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