Polk County Newspapers

The newspaper collection includes files of about 3000 titles published at some 250 different places in Arkansas, 1819 to present. In addition to papers featuring state and local news, there are also religious, professional and special interest publications. The newspaper catalog lists publications by city, county and title.

Title Commoner (Commonwealth College)
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date 1938
Ending Date 1940

Title Commonwealth College Fortnightly
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date 1926
Ending Date 1938

Title Eagleton Spoofer
City Eagleton
County Polk
Beginning Date Oct. 1936
Ending Date Jun. 1949
Notes missing issues

Title Flashes From Shady Gap
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date Dec. 1934
Ending Date Jul. 1939
Notes missing issues

Title Fortnightly
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date 1926
Ending Date 1938

Title Looking Glass
City Hatfield
County Polk
Beginning Date Apr. 3, 1975
Ending Date Jan. 1987

Title Mena Daily Star
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date Mar. 4, 1899
Ending Date Dec. 30, 1911

Title Mena Evening Star
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date Nov. 14, 1912
Ending Date Jul. 30, 1975

Title Mena Star
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date Jul. 20, 1978
Ending Date Jul. 20, 1995
Notes missing issues

Title Mena Weekly Star
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date Aug. 26, 1896
Ending Date Jul. 13, 1978
Notes missing issues

Title Mountain Signal
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date Jul. 1989
Ending Date Jun. 1992

Title Polk County Democrat
City Mena
County Polk
Beginning Date Jun. 29, 1911
Ending Date Dec. 30, 1915