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What’s Left?

Dec 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Christmas is getting closer.  The annual Beebe Chamber of Commerce Lighted Christmas Parade was held last Saturday night. I hadn’t planned on riding in the parade but last-minute opportunity arose and I rode with Mike, Carol and Trinity Robertson in a teeny tiny Suzuiki Samari. BUT it did have a heater - for those of us [...]



Beebe Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Events:

Dec 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Community

Beebe
Christmas
Celebration
•  Saturday,
December 13th
•  5:30 p.m. –
7:30 p.m.
•  Daniel Park
• Christmas caroling, refreshments Beebe FD train rides and a visit from Santa.
Fill the Truck” Toy & Coat Drive
·     Now –December 14th
·    Beebe Walmart Supercenter
·    Collection boxes are available inside the store. Volunteers will be on-site the next two weekends to collect toys, [...]



Annual Chamber Christmas Parade Held Saturday Night

Dec 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The Annual Beebe Chamber of Commerce Lighted Christmas Parade was held Saturday night, Dec. 6th.  The parade was attended by hundreds of people lining the streets in the cool night. The weather this year was much warmer than the 20-degree temperatures last year. The temperature was in the 50’s and dry. So, it was a [...]



Sammy Eugene Cossey

Dec 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Sammy Eugene Cossey, 68, of Cabot, Arkansas, was born April 12, 1946 at Beebe, Arkansas, to John Paul and Ruby (Cole) Cossey, and he died Friday, December 5, 2014.
Sam is survived by his wife, Dorothy Helen Cossey; brothers John Clinton Cossey and Les Cossey; sister Barbara Bradford; and numerous nieces, nephews, friends and loved [...]



Badgers Fall in State Semi-Finals

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Sports

TEXT & PHOTOS BY:
C. MICHAEL LONG
Staff Sports Photojournalist
WYNNE – The Badgers traveled to Wynne Friday night, November 28th to take on the Wynne Yellowjackets in the 5A State Semi-Finals and came up just short, by the score of 35-28.
The Badgers struck 1st in the contest after taking the opening kick off and marching 65 yards [...]



Proposed Agenda Beebe Public Schools Regular Board Meeting

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Education

Beebe School District Board Room
December 8, 2014
6:30 P.M.
I. Call to Order
II. Open Session (6:30)
III. Approval of Agenda
IV. INFORMATIONAL REPORTS
A. Second Chance Graduate
B. BBTV Broadcasting Class, Ms. Amber Crum
C. Recognize Beebe School District Placed on College Board Honor Roll, Ms. Tammy Deaton and Dr. Scott Embrey
V. Personnel
A. Resignations
B. Termindation
C. Employment
VI. [...]



Beebe Pre-K Students Learn about Fire Safety

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Education

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Pioneer Village “Old Fashion Christmas”

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

Pioneer Village will host their second annual Old Fashioned Christmas in the Village on December 6th from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Santa will be coming to the Village with his sleigh to help start the Christmas Season. All the buildings will be decorated similar to the late 1800’s. Step back in time to see [...]



Beebe Police Have Four Suspects in Scooter Theft

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

See front of this weeks paper to see pictures…..
The Beebe Police have four suspects in the theft of a scooter from the Beebe Walmart parking lot near the entry door on Friday, November 14th. The scooter belongs to an elderly Missouri man.  Cpt. Eddie Cullum of the Beebe Police Department obtained  video footage of pictured [...]



What’s Left?

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I hope you had a great Thanksgiving!  We had a good amount of people who attended our Thanksgiving luncheon at Beebe First United Methodist Church. Many people got take-out food and that was also great.  For all those who prepared the food, helped serve, deliver, clean-up, etc. - a big Thank You!!!! A special thank [...]