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January, 2020

  • 22 January

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September, 2019

  • 4 September

    Hatfield Lions Club Announces Scholarship Winner

    The Hatfield Lions Club is pleased to announce the winner of their Gantz-Hays Scholarship for 2019 is Tateli Thacker.  Tateli is the daughter of Ron and Tonya Thacker of Mena and is a 2019 graduate of Mena High School. Tateli was chosen from among many other candidates who submitted their application for consideration.  She was chosen to receive the Gantz-Hays ...

August, 2019

  • 3 August

    Arson Arrest In Mena

    Press Release From The Mena Police Department   Press Release- “On Saturday, August 3rd at about 0340 hours, the Mena Police Department received a bomb threat to the Mena Post Office at 400 South Morrow Street. After responding to the call, officer noticed the PCDC resale store “Just For Kids” at 811 Eagle Gap was on fire and the front ...

May, 2019

  • 1 May

    Mary Phillips

    Mary Phillips, 87, of Mount Ida, Arkansas passed away April 27, 2019. She was born May 13, 1931 in Norman, Arkansas to Earnest Hamilton and Media Carter Hamilton. Mary is preceded in death by both parents, husband, Mirl Phillips, Daughter, Jean Hill Grant, sisters, Verden Hill Wright, Lela May Wright, and Virginia Sandlin, and brother, Joe Hamilton. Mary is survived ...

February, 2019

  • 20 February

    Polk County Births

    Mena Regional Health System Jordan and Colton Powell of Mena, Arkansas are the proud parents of a baby girl born February 15th.

  • 13 February

    Mena Temas sweep Arkadelphia on Senior Night

    It was a fitting way for the seniors to go out Friday night on Senior Night at the Union Bank Center with wins over Arkadelphia in action heard live on KQOR 105.3. But there’s still work to do with the 4A-Region 7 Conference Tournament this week in Mena, and the regional tournament coming up next week, also at the Union ...

  • 13 February

    Mena splits with Nashville, Feb. 5th

    The Mena Bearcats claimed a share the 4A-Region 7 title Tuesday night at the Union Bank Center with a 62-50 victory over Nashville in action heard live on KQOR 105.3. With the win, the Bearcats will be the top seed in the conference tournament next week and automatically qualify for the regional tournament the following week. Mena will be hosting ...

  • 13 February

    Carver earns degree from ASU

    Leea Jean Carver of Mena earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Arkansas State University. In a press release from the university this week it was noted that the 2018 fall commencement ceremony took place on December 8th in the First National Bank Arena. Everyone here at The Pulse wishes Leea the very best in the future.  

January, 2019

  • 30 January

    Marjorie Avis Marthaler

    Marjorie Avis Marthaler age 95, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, January 24, 2019 in Mena. She was born on May 27, 1923 in Toledo, Illinois to the late Oscar William Lowry and the late Maudelene Caroline Wilkin Lowry. Marjorie was a loving homemaker and worked as a CNA. Marjorie loved the Lord and served Him with her powerful faith. ...

  • 30 January

    Mena Police Department Report for Jan. 20th through January 26th, 2019

    January 20, 2019 A local woman reported that she and her boyfriend were being harassed by an acquaintance.  Case is pending. A Mena woman reported that her husband has been making threats and harassing her.  Case is pending further investigation. Robert Earl Jones, 34, of Mena was charged with third degree battery.  The arrest followed a call to a local residence regarding an ...