Breaking News

Tag Archives: Mena

Ribbon Cutting at Silver Screen CInema

By Sam Jordan, News / Sports Editor – news@mypulsenews.com (MENA) A new management team has been put into place and various renovations have taken shape into Mena’s only movie cinema on Friday, March 9th. The Silver Screen, located at 1110 Pine Street in Mena, has seen the owner of the four year facility to spend approximately $1 million on renovations ...

Read More »

Mrs. Lena Maxine Bobo Bates Wornick

Mrs. Lena Maxine Bobo Bates Wornick, age 86, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019 in Mena.   She was born on October 18, 1932 in Alf, Arkansas to the late Newlin Harvey Bobo and the late Nettie Alene Diggs Bobo.  Maxine married Joffery William Bates on September 16, 1950 for 37 years.  On February 11, 1988 she ...

Read More »

Helen Grace Egger Philpot

Helen Grace Egger Philpot passed from this life into the arms of our Lord on March 6, 2019 at the age of 101 years and 7 months.  She died peacefully at Mena Manor in Mena, Arkansas, surrounded by her daughters.   Helen was born July 22, 1917, as the eldest child of Amos and Grace Egger.  She was the matriarch of six ...

Read More »

Mena A&P proposes stage for Janssen Park

A stage at Janssen Park was discussed in committee last Thursday at Mena City Hall. The proposed permanent stage would face northward near the springhouse and sit in what could be called a natural amphitheater in the northwest portion of the park. The stage would serve a great purpose during the annual Lum and Abner Festival during which it would ...

Read More »

January 23, 2019

Read More »

Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of January 6, 2018 January 12, 2019 follow:

January 6 & 7, 2019 A local woman reported that someone had entered her apartment when she was out and had stolen medication.  No suspects at this time. A motorist called officers to a local highway regarding a briefcase they found in a ditch.  Officers retrieved the item, but there was not identification located.  It was placed into evidence. Billy Joseph Fletcher, 32, ...

Read More »

January 9, 2019

Read More »

Relay for Life Moved

Relay for Life officials reported that the event has been moved from Janssen Park to the CMA Complex on Iron Mountain due to inclement weather.

Read More »

Georgia M. Hood Gunn

Georgia M. Hood Gunn age 86, of Cove, Arkansas passed away Monday, April 16, 2018 in Cove. Georgia was born in Cove, Arkansas on February 7, 1932 to the late George Morris Hood and Ola Mae Owen Hood. She was married to the late James Gunn and was a loving and thoughtful homemaker. Georgia enjoyed listening to the local radio ...

Read More »

Mena Holly Harshman’s Battle of the Books Results

The DeQueen – Mena Co-Op’s Battle of the Books was held on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 and Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in Gilham, Ark. Holly Harshman was well represented by the following students: 3rd Grade’s Team A took 2nd place out of 21 teams from students across the region. Team included: Kallye Gates, Kate Wilson, Makenzie Vega, and Carmindy Ashcraft. ...

Read More »