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Two Vehicle Accident Kills Beebe Man

May 20th, 2015 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Joshua A. Massey, 31, of Beebe, was killed May 15, 2015 around 1:37 p.m. on Hwy. 67/167 North at the 14 mile marker.
According to the Ark. State Police preliminary accident report, Massey was stopped in his 1994 Jeep  partially in a lane on Hwy. 67/167 northbound when a  2013 Dodge Ram truck traveling northbound struck [...]



Monday, May 25 is Memorial Day!

May 20th, 2015 | By admin | Category: News and Features

At 10 a.m. - there will be a ceremony at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens in their new Veterans area. The section will be dedicated by Beebe VFW Post 7769 along with the local Boy Scout troops. There will also be a wreath placing ceremony and a flag ceremony. The public is invited.
At 12 noon - at [...]



Beebe Council Approves Atty. Salary; Tables Ball Park Scheduling Questions

May 20th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

Lee “Cat” McLane
Editor/Publisher
The regular monthly meeting for the Beebe City Council was held Monday, May 18 - since the regular date of May 25 is Memorial Day.
The council heard  from Patty Elmore in the Public Comments time regarding the scheduling of softball games. She told the mayor and council that there are 76 girls that [...]



It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a UFO! No - it’s a drone!

May 20th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

Lee McLane
Editor/Publisher
and
Christian McLane
Technical Reporter
Most of us are familiar with drones these days - at least the name. We haven’t seen too many flying around Beebe but thanks to a matching NASA grant for $2,000, Beebe High School students have had the opportunity to take a class on drones. They have built from scratch - so [...]



Badger Teams End Season in State Tourney Play

May 20th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Sports

For the 1st time in school history – the Badgers sent 4 teams to the 5-A State Tournaments to end the school year.
The Badger baseball team traveled to Harrison to take on the Blazers from Valley View, the Lady Badger softball team traveled to Hot Springs to take on the Lady Mustangs from Forrest City [...]



Beebe Badger Bookmobile…Blazing a Reading Trail

May 20th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Education

Beebe Public Schools is excited to announce the BEEBE BADGER BOOKMOBILE…coming to our community THIS summer.  The bookmobile will make stops throughout our community four days a week (Mon.-Thurs.) starting mid-summer.  All community members, ages birth-adult, are invited to come on board to select books from our lending library.  We ask that all books be [...]



Seventh Annual Seed Swap at Ozark Folk Center State Park

May 20th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

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Fulton County Homecoming

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Jacksonport State Park Upcoming Events

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Anna Belle Spears

May 20th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Anna Belle Spears, of El Paso, born to Harvey
and Lizzy Smith on August 6, 1926, died on May 16, 2015.
Anna was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Spears; her parents; three brothers; and six sisters.
She is survived by her son William Spears; daughter, Diane Rainey (Joe); sister, Juanita Quattlebaum; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A [...]