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Mena Emblem Club Donates to Toys for Tots

Mena Emblem Club members pictured from left to right: Lena White, President, Sheila Prestenback, State President, Judy Johncox, Beth Scott, and Judy Broyles gather around Elks Lodge #781 Exhaulted Ruler, Brian Thompson, to present a donation for the Toys for Tots program. Emblem Club members said, “It’s a joy for the Emblem Club to be a part of this program ...

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Elks to Host Toys for Tots Radiothon Saturday

BY MELANIE BUCK – Toys for Tots collection efforts are well underway and to help Marine Corps League Detachment with the worthy program, the Mena Elks are sponsoring a Radiothon on Saturday, December 3rd, from 4 – 6 p.m. The Radiothon will be broadcast on KENA 104.1 FM from 4 – 6 p.m. There will be collection stations set up ...

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Toy Ride and Telethon Brings Many Gifts for Local Children

BY MELANIE BUCK – RMCC and the local Marine Corps League Detachment 1261 and A.B.A.T.E. held their annual Toys for Tots Telethon that raised money and toys to help insure Polk County children have something under the tree for Christmas. The telethon is held each year at Rich Mountain Community College and is broadcast on local cable channel 19. For ...

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Toys for Tots Ride & Telethon Coming Soon!

A.B.A.T.E.’s annual Toys for Tots ride will be held Saturday, December 5.  Kicking off at 12 noon, the ABATE parade of motorcycles will be escorting Santa Claus to Rich Mountain Community College for the annual Channel 19 Toys for Tots Telethon.  At 1 p.m., the live telethon hits the airwaves with entertainment provided by local talent.  The drive to bring toys and ...

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