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Plantation Agriculture Museum August Calendar of Events

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

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What’s Left?

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Have you seen the new mural on the west side of the Wilbur Mills Co-Op bldg.?  If you haven’t  - drive down Main Street and take a look. It is the result of the work of many people but the primary planners are Melba Brackin - who had the idea - and Thomas Fernandez - [...]



City/County Sales and Use Tax Revenues, April, May, June

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

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2015/2016 Ark. Highway Maps Now Available

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

LITTLE ROCK  – The 2015/16 Arkansas State Highway Map is now available from the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD), according to AHTD Director Scott Bennett.
The cover of the new map features Highway 5 in Stone County.  The map includes the latest route and destination changes for Arkansas travelers.  The cities on the front [...]



BHS 11-12 Parents Meeting Set For Aug. 3rd

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Education

Beebe High School 11-12 will have a meeting for parents of 11th and 12th graders next Monday, August 3rd, at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium.
The meeting will cover such things as schedules, class offerings, procedures, information about the college and scholarship application process, graduation, and more.
Principal Scott Jennings, Assistant Principal  Travis Barrentine, and counselors Brian [...]



Waldron Police Chief Speaks to Council About Adopting Ordinance Penalizing Adults Who Provide Alcohol to Minors

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: News and Features

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
Waldron Police Chief David Millard gave a heart-wrenching testimony of he and his wife’s experiences of dealing with a teenage daughter who had “gone wild” and how underage drinking at a party led to her being raped.  After this tragic experience which he admits could have led to his daughter’s death - [...]



Bag Sale

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

The Christian Outreach Center Clothing Center located at 111 East Center Street will be having a bag sale on Aug. 4, 6 and 8 from 8 am until 12 pm. The bag sale does not include back to school items.



Food Give Away is Saturday

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

Cross Reach has scheduled its next food give away for Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015 starting at 11:00 a.m. to the citizens of Beebe and surrounding areas regardless of income, gender, race, creed, or religion.
In addition to the food that we give away, you may also apply for a bag of USDA food.  To qualify for [...]



Mural Honoring Veterans Completed; Named “Brothers and Sisters”

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Top Story

BY MELBA BRACKIN
“The interest in Beebe’s first mural has been overwhelming,” said Melba Brackin, organizer of the event.
As Thomas Fernandez, art instructor at ASU-Beebe climbed on a scaffold and began transforming the west wall of the Wilbur Mills Co-Op building on Main Street into a military mural, the July weather couldn’t have been hotter.
“The [...]



Teacher Workshop at Parkin Archeological State Park

Jul 29th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Education

Parkin Archeological State Park’s FREE Annual Teacher Workshop is coming up on Monday, August 3rd, from 8:30 to 3:30 and there are still a few spots left!  This year we will offer up to 6 PD credits, approved by the Arkansas Department of Education, to be applied towards your history credits or  however your principals [...]