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AARP Driver Safety Course March 7th

Feb 25th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

Primes Times of the White County Medical Center will host an AARP Smart Driver Course on Saturday, March 7th, 2015, in the Hubach Center. The class starts at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m.   You need to park in the back of the hospital off Moore Street.  For your convenience, use the elevator [...]



Badger Family Pantry

Feb 25th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

Badger Family Pantry
will distribute food Thursday, Feb. 26
between 8:30 and 1:30 at the school! This is a schedule change due to the inclement weather recently.



Freezing Rain, Sleet, Snow Visit State Once Again Beebe Schools closed Monday and Tuesday

Feb 25th, 2015 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Freezing rain, sleet and snow hit the White County area - and most of the state - Sunday evening and returned on Monday afternoon. After being in session only one day last week (Thursday), Beebe Schools once again had to close Monday and Tuesday due to cold temps and ice on the secondary roads. Temperatures [...]



Thomas W. Swann

Feb 25th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Thomas W. Swann, 88, of Beebe, Arkansas, was born November 26, 1926 in Beebe, to Louie and Natalie (Bedell) Swann, and he went to be with the Lord Friday, February 20, 2015.  He served in the Nazarene Church for over forty years in various roles of leadership, including Sunday school superintendent.  He loved his church, [...]



John Glenn Douglass, Jr.

Feb 25th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

John Glenn Douglass, Jr. of Beebe, born in Little Rock on July 20, 1929 to John Glenn Douglass, Sr. and Lottie Louise Jones Douglass, died February 17, 2015.
John was preceded in death by his parents, his stepmother Goldie Jones Douglass, brothers, Jimmy Douglass and Billy Douglass.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years Martha [...]



White County Tea Party to Meet Feb. 23rd

Feb 18th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Community

Paul Love, Chairman of The White County Tea Party, invites everyone to their meeting February 23, 6:30 pm at Martha Jean’s Diner, 5419 Hwy 367 in Beebe.  Former State Representative Randy Alexander will speak about Convention of the States.
The White County Tea Party was established in February, 2011 to fight the constant over-reaching of the [...]



Beebe School Board Recognizes Student Winners in Art and Spelling

Feb 18th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Education

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
The Beebe School Board met Monday night, Feb. 9th for their regular monthly meeting. During the meeting, the board recognized Emily Humphrey, an eighth grader at Beebe Jr. High. Emily won the White County Spelling Bee and will be attending the state contest. Her sponsor is Ms. Diana Roventini. The board also [...]



This Week in Badger Basketball

Feb 18th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Sports

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Beebe Early Childhood Kindergarten Registration

Feb 18th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Education

301 S. Holly
Early Childhood Cafeteria
Thursday, March 5, 2015
1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Your child must be 5 years of age on or before 8-1-2010.
Please bring the following documents:
Birth Certificate
Shot Records
Physical Exam
Social Security Card



Arkansas State Designated a ‘Top School’ in Military Advanced Education’s 2015 Guide 

Feb 18th, 2015 | By admin | Category: Education

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