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HHE to Send Book Fair Winners to Next Level

Holly Harshman Elementary held a local-level Book Fair and brought in judges to determine which students would move on to the next level of competition – regionals to be held soon at the DeQueen-Mena Educational Cooperative Extension. Students created display boards and gave oral presentations on their chosen books, either fiction or non-fiction. Both fourth and fifth grade students participated ...

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Local Businessman Suffers Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury

BY LEANN DILBECK – A local Mena businessman injured in a one-vehicle accident in August is continuing to fight his way back to a normal life in a world-renowned facility in Colorado.  Mark Crawford, manager of one of Mena’s oldest businesses, Sanders Moving & Storage, was injured when he swerved to miss a deer on August 21 near the “devils ...

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Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner

The American Legion Board of Trustees and Auxiliary held a Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner at the American Legion Building at Veterans Memorial Park on Tuesday, October 11th. Area law enforcement officers were treated to a steak dinner with all the fixings.

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Chamber Welcomes Fraternal Order of Eagles

The Fraternal Order of the Eagles #4259 were welcomed into the Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, September 3, 2015. The Mena chapter of F.O.E. is located at 3091 Hwy. 71 North, near Acorn. The Fraternal Order of Eagles is an international non-profit organization that unites fraternally in the spirit of liberty, truth, justice, ...

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