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Cross Country Nears Season

BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – As school begins, along with volleyball and football, cross country will get started at schools around the county. Mena Cross Country Coach Randy Peters is looking forward to the upcoming season, “We have lost some runners, but we have a lot coming back this next year. We will have more athletes out running than we have ...

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County School’s Menus: October 10-14, 2016

Acorn School’s Breakfast Monday 10/10 Cereal, toast, whole grain french toast sticks, fresh oranges, yogurt, juice, milk Tuesday 10/11 Cereal, toast, whole wheat cinnamon roll, diced apricots, yogurt, juice, milk Wednesday 10/12 Cereal, toast, biscuit, sausage, cheese, diced peaches, juice, milk Thursday 10/13 Cereal, graham crackers, oatmeal, dried cranberries, yogurt, juice, milk Friday 10/14 Cereal, toast, pancake wrap, applesauce, juice, ...

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Mena School Facilty Awards

Principal Mike Hobson was awarded Administrator of the Year at a banquet last week held by Mena Public Schools to give annual awards for employees of the year. Also awarded at the banquet were: Karlene Hooker – Mena High School Teacher of the Year; Elizabeth Thompkins – Mena Middle School Teacher of the Year; Cindy Brevik – Holly Harshman Teacher ...

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EAST Selects Conference Reps

Mena High EAST has selected the following students to represent Mena High at the 2016 National EAST Partnership Conference in March at the Hot Springs Convention Center. Mena High students include: Austin Devries, Payson Law, McKinzy McGee, Mike Medford, Payton Medlin, CJ Spurling, Sarai Stockton, Zak Terwilliger.

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Spurgin Officially Signs with Crowder College

BY MELANIE BUCK – Mena Ladycat Kenzi Spurgin has officially signed on with Crowder College in Neosho, Missouri to play college softball, fulfilling a lifelong dream. Kenzie is the daughter of Kevin and Chamarie Spurgin and has been playing ball for the majority of her life. In her years of highschool ball, the Ladycat Softball Team has been named 4A ...

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EAST Participates in Video Conference with Soldiers

SUBMITTED – Mena Middle School EAST had the privilege of participating in a video conference with Major Beau Stricklin.  He spoke to Mena EAST students earlier in the school year as part of their Veteran’s project. Since his first visit, he has moved to Stuttgart, Germany where he is stationed with the Army. The students were excited to visit with him about ...

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