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Virginia Anderson Smith

Virginia Anderson Smith age 88 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2018 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. Virginia was born on October 26, 1930 in Brule, Nebraska to the late Amos Anderson and the late Calista Carpenter Cerreto.  She was married to the late Homer Smith until his passing in 2014. She was a loving homemaker to her family.  Virginia was ...

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Dr. William Theodore (Ted) Shultz

Dr. William Theodore (Ted) Shultz age 89 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Dr. Shultz was born March 19, 1929 in Richland. Iowa to the late Fay Bond Shultz and the late Helen McLin Shultz.  He was happily married to Ruth Mae Bailey Shultz since August 12, 1951. Ted graduated from the University of ...

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SHERIFF’S LOG

SHERIFF’S LOG The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of November 12, 2018 – November 18, 2018.  The charges against those arrested are allegations and the cases are still pending in the courts.  Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the ...

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Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of November 11, 2018 through November 17, 2018 follow:

November 11, 2018 Report was made regarding a custody dispute between the parents of two juveniles.  No charges were filed.  They were advised to speak to their attorneys to work a settlement.   November 12, 2018 Employees at a local business reported that several windows in their building had been broken.  No suspects are known at this time.   November 13, 2018 Joshua ...

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Local Young Boxer Making Strides

Kathryn “Kat” Davison age 14 of Pine Ridge competed at the Ft Smith Fight Night Saturday at the Evans boys and girls club Hosted by Ft Smith Boxing association Kat competed at 107 lbs against a more experienced boxer from Gillispe Boxing out of Conway Arkansas this was her first match Her constant pressure of her opponent got her the ...

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Cossatot River Junior High Choir

Cossatot River Junior High Choir members traveled to Arkadelphia High School on October 20 to audition for the Southwest Arkansas Junior High Region Choir.  Almost 600 students from Southwest Arkansas auditioned.  Out of the 34 students auditioning from CRHS, 29 students plus 3 alternates earned chairs!! (back row L to R) Baylee Davis, Soprano2; Marissa Hammer, Alto; Alyssa Wilson, Soprano ...

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COSSATOT RIVER HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR (ALL REGION)

Twenty Cossatot River High School choir students traveled to Lakeside High School in Hot Springs on Saturday, October 13 to audition for the South Arkansas All Region Choir. Out of those 20, 10 plus 1 alternate earned chairs.  Over 900 students competed at this event. (back row L to R) Zaide Morgan, Bass 2; Jose Ortiz, Bass 2; James Stark, ...

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Bearcats Wrap Up Football Season

Last Friday night, November 16 th , the Mena Bearcats (8-4, 5-2) senior high football team traveled to Shiloh Christian, to take on the Saints (11-1, 7-0) in the second round of the 4A State Football Playoffs. The Bearcats kicked the ball off to Shiloh to begin the game. A couple of plays into their first drive, the Saints scored ...

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Mena Basketball Sweeps Season Openers

Last Thursday, November 15 th , the Mena Ladycats and Bearcats basketball teams hosted Booneville at the Union Bank Center for their season and home openers. To begin the afternoon, Coach Wright’s Ladycats took on the Lady Bearcats from Booneville. The Mena defense held Booneville to only five point in the first quarter, as Hannah Stockton led the Ladycats with ...

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Sodona Elieen Koch

Sodona Elieen Koch age 87, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. Sodona was born on December 17, 11930 in Lawrenceville, Illinois to the late Marion McBride and Opal Brown McBride.   She loved God and her family. Lois was a loving and kind mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to all who knew her. She is ...

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