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Fundraiser Being held to Bring in The Wall That Heals

BY MELANIE BUCK – “The Wall That Heals,” a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial in Washington, D.C., is making its way to Mena, thanks to the efforts of local veterans and donations from businesses and community members. The half-scale replica was designed to travel to communities across the nation to spread the Memorial’s healing legacy and is accompanied ...

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Upcoming Band & Booster Club Fundraiser

Country Express and Arvest Bank will hold a fundraiser to support the Mena Bearcat Band and Bearcat Booster Club this Friday, September 25. The event will be held in the Mena Middle School Cafeteria. The fundraiser will be split equally between the band and booster club and will feature a catfish and BBQ Dinner with all the trimmings. The dinner ...

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Baby Bottle Boomerang Fundraiser Exceeds Goals

BY CANDACE RINER – With the help of over two dozen churches in Polk County, the Fresh Start Pregnancy Resource Center was able to raise $12,733.28 with their annual Baby Bottle Boomerang Fundraiser, exceeding their 2014 total by over $2,600.  The non-profit group expressed their sincere gratitude for everyone who returned empty baby bottles filled with coins, bills, and checks ...

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Fundraiser Dinner for Wildlife Center

BY JANIS GEYER SHULL – American Artisans will be hosting a dinner on Saturday, May 30, from 6 to 8 p.m. to benefit the Arkansas Native Plant and Wildlife Center, directed by Tommy Young, Master Falconer and Animal Rehabilitator. Guests can enjoy a delicious meal for $15 while providing much-needed support for the Wildlife Center. Spring and summer are the ...

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Fundraiser Set for Arkansas Native Plant & Wildlife Center

SUBMITTED BY LYN DILBECK – The Arkansas Native Plant & Wildlife Center is recovering from a recent fire on the grounds. It is in urgent need of grain, dog food, and meat. Four Winds Trading Post, located at 616 Mena Street, Mena, Arkansas, next to Skyline Café, will be opening their doors to hold a fundraiser for the Wildlife Center ...

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Fundraiser Set for Arkansas Native Plant & Wildlife Center

SUBMITTED BY LYN DILBECK – The Arkansas Native Plant & Wildlife Center is recovering from a recent fire on the grounds. It is in urgent need of grain, dog food, and meat. Four Winds Trading Post, located at 616 Mena Street, Mena, Arkansas, next to Skyline Café, will be opening their doors to hold a fundraiser for the Wildlife Center ...

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