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Arkansas State Parks to Launch New Reservation System

Feb 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Community

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Permits and Inspections

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Casa Mojitos Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Held Friday

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Council Says “No” to Signing Buy- Back of 20 Water Meters at $62,380

Feb 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Community

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher It was a long, heated exchange Monday night during a special city council meeting in which local contractor David McAfee explained rather explicitly his position on the boundaries which SOWCO (Southwest White County Water Assoc.) has placed on the city’s growth. A federal lawsuit was filed by SOWCO against Beebe […]



American Legion Taco Tuesday

Feb 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Community

Beebe American Legion Post 91 will host its monthly Taco Night this Tuesday, February 21st starting at 5 pm.  The three-taco plate is only $5.00 and includes a drink.  The Legion Hut is located at 115 West Illinois Street next to the Police station.   For more information call (501) 765-4663



One Vehicle Crash Kills Man

Feb 15th, 2017 | By | Category: News and Features

Wesley A. Brown, 37, of Ward, was killed Feb. 6, 2017 at about 9:07 a.m. at 1130 Hwy. 367 in Lonoke County. According to the Ark. State Police preliminary report, Brown was driving a 2008 Dodge Ram north on Hwy. 367 when he crossed the center line and went across the west roadside and struck […]



Walmart Holds Big Graduation Event for First Walmart Academy Graduates

Feb 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher The Beebe Walmart Academy held their first class graduation Friday, Feb. 10th. The graduating class of 30 Walmart hourly supervisors and department managers received two weeks of classroom and sales floor instruction. The Beebe Walmart Academy is one of five in the state of Arkansas with sixty-three in the nation […]



Louie Cosby Bailey, Jr.

Feb 14th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Louie Cosby Bailey, Jr., 70, of McRae, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017. He was born April 3, 1946 in Little Rock. He is preceded in death by his parents,  Louie Sr. (Bettye) Bailey and Gleda Prettyman; son Larry Bailey; brothers David Gray, Freeland McElhaney and sister Juanita Evans.   Louie Jr. is survived […]



Wesley Brown

Feb 14th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Wesley Brown, 37, of Ward, Arkansas passed away February 6, 2017. He was born December 21, 1979 to Claude and Janice Brown. Wesley is survived by his wife Amanda Brown; son Ace; father Claude Brown; and one brother, Jason Brown. He is preceded in death by his mother. Family received friends from 6:00 to 8:00 […]



What’s Left?

Feb 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

I hope you are having a great week! Love this sunshine and warm weather today (Tuesday). Sorry for those in Louisiana who had storm damage. Charlotte (my assistant) is out this week with pneumonia. Get well soon, Charlotte. She is such a trooper. She came in to work Monday morning and then went home and […]