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Mena Police Department Reports for week of July 15, 2018 through July 21, 2018 follows:

July 15, 2018   Douglas L. Carney, 50 was arrested on three outstanding warrants from Polk County.   Charles Louis Grahn, 49, of Mena was arrested on three warrants from Polk County Sheriff and one from the Mena city police department.   Aldeen Quillan, 47, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Polk County.   Brayden Conner Smith, 18, of ...

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Long Awaited 4-H Trip Does Not Disappoint

Six Polk County 4-H teens experienced the trip of their 4-H career last week. They joined the Arkansas 4-H delegation of 36 other teens and 4 adult chaperones for the annual Citizenship, Washington Focus (CWF) trip to our Nation’s Capital. The youth signed up for the event back in December. They worked hard to fundraise and provide all of the ...

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Governor Hutchinson Visits Southwest Arkansas

 “Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson attended a reception Friday in Ashdown as Little River County introduced their new Intermodel and Economic Development Director Vickie Williamson. Arkansas experienced its lowest unemployment rate in history recently, and 70,000 new jobs have been created since Hutchinson took office in January 2015. Governor Hutchinson says that economic development is his top priority, because it directly ...

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Dola Malesia Patten Head

Dola Malesia Patten Head, age 98, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Mena. She was born October 11, 1919 in Bolivar, Missouri to the late Zenith Patten and the late Susie Isabel Perdue Patten.  She was united in marriage on May 19, 1937 in Waldron, Arkansas to the late Mayo William Head.  She worked for the Renova Shirt ...

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Carol Cunningham Richmond

Mrs. Carol Cunningham Richmond age 69 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Sunday, July 22, 2018 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Mrs. Richmond was born on September 21, 1948 in American Fork, Utah and was the daughter of the late Marion Eugene Cunningham and Lois Marie Woods Cunningham. She was a devoted wife to Mr. William “Bill” Richmond for 43 wonderful years. ...

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Tuffy McConnell

Tuffy McConnell, age 79, of Mena, Arkansas, died Sunday, July 22, 2018 at the family farm in Mena. He was born on Tuesday, July 18, 1939 to Charley and Bertha May Casey McConnell in Henrietta, Oklahoma. Tuffy believed family came first and was always there for them. He loved to talk and never met a stranger. He was a drywall ...

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Rusty Revels

Rusty Revels age 31, of Mena, Arkansas passed away March 26, 2018 in Mena. Rusty was born on September 23, 1986 in DeQueen, Arkansas to Gene Revels and Dorine Baker. He leaves behind a loving family his wife Dixie Jones; his Mother Dorene Baker and Father Gene Revels. A brother Eric Revels; Sister Shawna Ryals and children Deonte Revels, Robbie ...

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Jay William Seaman

Jay William Seaman age 61 of Grannis, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 in Grannis. Jay was born on May 22, 1956 in Onida, South Dakota to Edward Seaman and Lois Ontjes Seaman. He was happily married to Linda Thomas Seaman. He worked as a truck driver and mechanic by profession and then sold truck parts for Bakers. Above ...

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Kenneth Earl Hastey

Kenneth Earl Hastey, 77 of Mena, Arkansas passed away March 24, 2018 at his home. Kenneth was born in Rochester, Texas on Wednesday, September 11, 1940 to Linnie Virgil and Jesse Hastey. Kenneth married Glenda LaRue Renfro on April 15, 1960 in Littlefield, Texas. He worked 10 years as a Troubleman for Southwestern Public Service Electric in Littlefield, Texas. They ...

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Kenneth Earl Hastey

Kenneth Earl Hastey, 77 of Mena, Arkansas passed away March 24, 2018 at his home. Kenneth was born in Rochester, Texas on Wednesday, September 11, 1940 to Linnie Virgil and Jesse Hastey. He was preceded in death by his parents Linnie Virgil and Jesse Hastey, his sister, Doris Vick, and his brother, Doyle Hastey. Kenneth is survived by his wife ...

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