BY MELANIE BUCK –
Mena Elks Lodge held their annual Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest in the Hatfield Gym on Sunday, January 10th. The annual event is open to boys and girls ages 8 to 13. Winners in their respective divisions were:
Brody Peters, 8–9 year old boys; Luke Floyd, 10–11 year old boys; Caleb Peters, 12-13 year old boys; Anabelle Peters, 8–9 year old girls; Kaylee Williams, 10-11 year old girls; Sophie Jackson, 12-13 year old girls. Winners in each division will advance to the next level in Hot Springs on February 6th.