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Chamber Welcomes Chris Thrailkill

SUBMITTED – The Polk County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its newest Chamber Ambassador, Christopher Thrailkill. Chris is the son of Krystal and Judge Danny Thrailkill of Mena. He recently moved back to Mena from Fayetteville, and is the Client Advisor for Arvest Bank. Chamber Ambassadors are volunteer members of the Chamber who graciously donate their time to ...

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Chamber Community Awards

Voting for the 2018 Community Awards is happening now, and ends on March 14th. Voting categories are: Citizen of the Year, in which nominees are Linda Johnson, Sarah Curry, Scott Sawyer, Sandra Thomas, Mark Hobson, and Chris Daniel; Volunteer of the Year, with nominees Brian Hensley, Tina Ball, Tiffany Lane, Shelly Harvey, and Shannon Clifford; Best Renovation/Beautification with nominees Vision ...

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Polk County Election Commission Meeting

The Polk County Election Commission will meet Thursday March 8th at 1:00 p.m. in the basement of the Polk County Courthouse.    The purpose of this meeting is to draw for ballot positions for the Preferential Primary, Non-Partisan Judicial and Annual School Election to be held Tuesday May 22, 2018.    All meetings of the Polk County Election Commission are open to ...

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OLT Movie Party Showing “A Hard Day’s Night”

SUBMITTED – If you don’t instantly recognize this movie title, chances are you are not well acquainted with The Beatles.  If that’s the case, you owe it to yourself to come to the FREE showing of the Beatles’ first movie release on March 14 and see what all the fuss was (and still is) about.  This original classic was described ...

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Meet the Artist: Judith Cantrell

BY BARBARA M. TOBIAS – Judith Cantrell is one of the rising stars in our local art world. She is a soft-spoken, gentle, and very talented lady who creates exquisite drawings in several media. Her work has won some awards at Mena Art Gallery over the past few years. Her latest is a beautiful pastel drawing of a hawk. Judith ...

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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: February 26 – March 4, 2018

February 26, 2018 Report of a two-vehicle accident that had occurred earlier in the day on Highway 8 East near Mena.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Report from complainant on Lakeside Lane near Nunley of financial identity theft, via Facebook. Report from a Cove man of a missing family member.  The individual was ...

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Lucille Arocha

Lucille Arocha, age 87, of Mount Ida, passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018. She was born on September 12, 1930 in Langley, the daughter of Robert Elijah Golden and Tenia Irene Blevins Golden.  On October 23, 1951, she was married to Steve Arocha. She was preceded in death by her son, Perry Arocha; her parents; five brothers, Bill Golden, ...

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Lucinda Lemus Escobar

Lucinda Lemus Escobar, age 92, of Mena, Arkansas, died Sunday, March 4, 2018 at the Mena Regional Health System surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Wednesday, October 28, 1925 to Hubense Arriaga and Apolinaria Lemus in Choloma, Honduras. ‘Ms. Lucy’, as she was known by most all of Mena, was a very hard working, faithful lady who ...

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Sara J. Wilcher

Sara J. Wilcher age 73 of Wickes, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2018 in Waldron. Sara was born on January 11, 1945 in Canton, Ohio to the late Raymond Durrell Haun and the late Sylvia Irene Baughman Haun. Sara married the love of her life, James Roger Wilcher. Sara loved her family and spending time with her children and ...

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Michael Terence Hoban

Michael Terence Hoban, age 59, of Pine Ridge, Arkansas died Thursday, March 1, 2018 at his family home.  He was born on Wednesday, July 2, 1958 to John Francis and Bernice Evelyn Trinko Hoban in Oak Park, Illinois. Michael was a friend to all and was a generous person to all that needed his help.  Michael was an outdoorsman who ...

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