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Lions Club – Giving Back to the Community

BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – One of the tenants of the Lions Club International is to always have in mind their obligations and responsibility to their nation, state, and community, and to give them loyalty through their words and actions. Members are to give of their time, efforts, and means for the better of those around them. These ideals plus many ...

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Ministerial Alliance Visits Lions Club

BY MELANIE BUCK – Members of the Mena Ministerial Alliance visited with the Mena Lions Club on Friday, December 2. Pastor Ron Tilley of Mena Assembly of God and Pastor Ann Ferris of Mena First United Methodist Church both spoke of the various ways the alliance helps members of the community. The group began in 2001 and has grown to ...

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Cold Justice Detective Serves as Special Guest at Lions Club

BY MELANIE BUCK – Johnny Bonds, a detective on the popular TV show, Cold Justice, visited the Mena Lions Club as special guest on Friday, October 21st. Bonds spoke in length about his time in law enforcement and on the show, to which he will return in the spring. Bonds recently moved to Pencil Bluff with his wife after retiring. ...

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John Maddox Speaks at Mena Lions Club

John Maddox, republican candidate for the Arkansas House of Representatives, District 20, spoke at the Mena Lions Club on Friday, October 14th. Maddox currently serves as a local attorney in Mena and also as the Prosecuting Attorney for Montgomery County for the last 18 years. He is opposed by Henry T. Nielson, an Independent candidate from Hatfield.

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State Representative Richmond Speaks at Lions Club

BY MELANIE BUCK – Arkansas State Representative Marcus Richmond served as guest speaker at the most recent Mena Lions Club meeting on Friday, September 9, 2016. Richmond serves District 21 in Arkansas, which is the second largest district in the state. District 21 covers a large area that begins at the northern boundary of Mena city limits up to Greenwood, ...

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