The Mena Jr. & Sr. Ladycats played at Malvern on Monday. The 7th grade won their match & the Jr. High won 2-0. The Sr. High JV won 2-0 & the senior high won 3-0. Mena Volleyball will host Arkadelphia on Tuesday at the Union Bank Center. Games begin at 4:00pm.
Mrs. Chaney’s 8th grade literacy classes at Mena Middle School are engaged in a genre lesson on dystopian literature.
The Mena Jr. High Cheer Team is fired up about the first pep rally for 6th-9th grades coming up on Thursday, October 21st at Jim Rackley Gymnasium ! GO BEARCATS !!!
Bearcat Coaches select #22, Blake Brown, as the Farm Bureau Insurance Player of the Week vs. Dover. Blake and the Bearcats forced Dover into a mercy rule situation last Friday night and came out winning by a final score of 40-14, handing the Pirates their 6th loss of the season. Mena now stands at 5-2. Blake is a Senior this year and the son of Scott and Randi Brown. Blake had 2 TD receptions for 86 total yards on Offense, plus 5 tackles from his Cornerback position on Defense. He also scored the game winning TD the prior week vs. Pottsville. Blake also plays baseball and basketball for the Bearcats and is an avid bow hunter in the fall. After graduation next Spring, Blake plans to attend UA Rich Mountain, then transfer to the UofA in Fayetteville and major in Agriculture. This week, Blake and the Bearcats travel to Ozark, to take on the Hillbillies, currently at 3-2 for the year. Shown presenting Week #7’s game ball, are Farm Bureau agent (and proud Grandpa) Andy Brown, and Bearcat Offensive Coordinator, Landon Dover. Farm Bureau Insurance is a proud supporter of Mena Bearcat athletics!!
Sgt. Minor and Sgt. Taylor were at Mena High School on Monday sharing info with interested students about a career in the military.
Thank you Mena McDonald’s for honoring our educators with FREE meals!! They were so excited to get this treat 😆! *just have your school ID*
These Mena High School students have been selected for All-Region choir: Mixed Choir: Raphael Overturf - 3rd Chair, Bass 2 Holiday Neufeld - 3rd Chair, Soprano 2 Yennyte Tecson - 19th Chair, Soprano 1 Treble Choir: Shantal Tecson - 6th Chair, Soprano 2 Miranda Burt - 7th Chair, Soprano 1 Isabel Adams - 18th Chair, Soprano 2 Emily Dodson - 25th Chair, Soprano 1 Abi Koppein - 28th Chair, Soprano 2 Male Choir: Blayze Chitty - 21st Chair, Bass 2 Congratulations & GO BEARCATS !!!!
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Rachel Wilson created this miniature Eiffel Tower in the new Makerspace in the Mena High School Library. So amazing watching the students creativity come to life!
The Mena Ladycats beat Paris 3-0 back on September 20th at the Union Bank Center but could not get past them on Saturday. Paris gave Mena their second loss of the season in the championship game at the Paris Tournament. The Mena JV won the silver bracket at the Paris Tournament on Saturday. The Ladycats beat the Mayflower varsity 2 to 0 in the finals. Go Ladycats!!!
Congratulations to the Mena Bearcat Marching Band on receiving 1st Division Band, 1st Division Drum Major, 1st Division Percussion, and 1st Division Color Guard at the Bulldog Invitational Marching Contest held Saturday in Waldron. Next is the Region VIII Marching Assesment on Tuesday at Fort Smith Northside. GO BEARCATS !!!
Mena football improved to 5-2 on the season & 3-0 in conference play with a 40-14 win over Dover Friday night. Mena will play at Ozark next week. GO BEARCATS !!! https://www.menaschools.org/o/athletics/athletics?filter_ids=19617
A huge thank you to Don's E-Z Pay for your generous donation to the Mena Middle School Family and Consumer Science classroom! The new washer and dryer will get so much use school wide!
A huge thank you to Don't E-Z Pay for your generous donation to the Mena Middle School Family and Consumer Science classroom! The new washer and dryer will get so much use school wide!
Mena Volleyball played on the road at Magnolia on Thursday ! Junior JV Mena-2 Magnolia-1 Junior High Mena-2 Magnolia-0 Senior High Mena-3 Magnolia-0 The Sr. Ladycats will play in a tournament this Saturday in Paris. The Jr. Ladycats is on Tuesday when 7th, Jr. High & Sr. High will host Arkadelphia at the Union Bank Center. GO LADYCATS!!!
Mena Jr. High Football played on Thursday at Bob Carver Bearcat Stadium. The Bearcats defeated Dover by a score of 42-22 & improved their record to 5-2. The Junior Bearcats will host Ozark next Thursday. GO BEARCATS !!!!
Congratulations to our Cattle Exhibitors at AYE. Addi Dollar placed first in class with her Beefmaster. Taylor Thacker placed 3rd With Maine and 7th with Hereford.
Mena 7th Grade football played an exciting game against Dover on Thursday at Boib Carver Bearcat Stadium. The Bearcats won by a score of 16-14 & improve their record top 5-1. The 7th grade Bearcats will host Ozark next Thursday. GO BEARCATS !!!!
HHE Students using Ben Q Boards for review in Mrs. Newbolt’s class.
NEW Basketball 🏀 goals have been put up at HHE! This type of incentive comes from our 🍿 popcorn sales! Keep up the great work selling- it leads to great rewards! Thank you parents, guardians, & students !!