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Beebe PD Asst. Chief and Captain Announce Retirement

Apr 27th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Cpt. Eddie Cullum (left) and Asst. Chief Ron Lewis (center) received plaques of appreciation from Mayor Mike Robertson at Monday night’s council meeting. The two will retire at the end of this month. Cpt. Cullum began working for the Beebe Police Department in 2006. Asst. Chief Ron Lewis began working for Beebe Police Department in […]



Hal Crisco Honored at Retirement Party Monday Night

Apr 20th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher Asst. Superintendent Hal Crisco was honored Monday night for his 43-years in the Beebe School District and to celebrate with him his upcoming retirement. There were about 200 people at the Beebe Jr. High cafeteria – friends, co-workers and family members – who were excited to share this night with […]



Beebe School Board Approves 2016-2017 Calendar; Plans Retirement Party for Hal Crisco

Apr 13th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

The Beebe School Board met Monday night, April 11th, for their regular monthly meeting. Board member Brenda McKown was in Boston representing the state of Arkansas at the National School Board Conference- of which she is President. Board member Harold Davis was in Tulsa and joined the meeting via Google Hangout. The board heard an […]



Recent Circuit Court Actions

Apr 6th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Beebe Police Criminal Investigator Steven Hall released the following information regarding Circuit Court Actions regarding felony charges on the following Suspects.  On March 1st, 2016, Bronson Darrion Mathis, 39, of Beebe, pled guilty to “Possession of Drug Paraphernalia to Inhale Meth” and “Use of a Communication Device”. He was sentenced to 72 months probation on […]



Accident on Apple Street and E. Dewitt Henry Drive

Mar 30th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

On Friday, March 18, a two-vehicle accident happened at the intersection of North Apple Street and E. Dewitt Henry Dr. at 3:24 p.m. Rylee B. Hulsey, 19, of McRae was driving a 2003 Nissan Altima southbound on N. Apple St. and failed to yield after stopping at the stop sign and pulled out into the […]



eebe Woman Critically Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident

Mar 23rd, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Editor’s Note: Tammy Alexander is my sister who was featured on the back page of last week’s Beebe News for finishing her chemo treatments for breast cancer. Tammy Alexander, 55, of Beebe, was on her way home from work Wednesday, March 16th at about 5:20 p.m. when she was struck on the driver’s side door […]



Several Awarded Plaques During Sunshine Rodeo Banquet

Mar 16th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher About one hundred people came out to the Sunshine Rodeo Banquet Thursday, March 10th at ASU-Beebe’s cafeteria. Moose and Debi Brewer brought everyone together to give out plaques to the many people who have helped make the Sunshine Rodeo a success over the years. This October will mark the 19th […]



Congratulations, Lady Badgers!

Mar 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Lady Badgers won 1st round of State Tourney by beating Greenbrier 41-35, Lost in 2nd round to Nettleton, 32-34



Four Texas Men Arrested for Burglary of Healthway Save-On Drugs

Mar 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Beebe Police Chief S. Wayne Ballew released the following information regarding the arrest of four suspects charged in the burglary of Health-Way Pharmacy.  At 1:39 a.m. on the morning of February 25th, notification of an alarm was sent to the Dispatcher at the Beebe Police Department. The alarm monitoring company classified the alarm as a […]



MIA Korean Soldier, Pfc. Robert Elijah “Bobby” Mitchell, Memorialized Saturday

Feb 24th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Pfc. Robert Elijah “Bobby” Mitchell, of Garner, was declared missing in action Sept. 6, 1950 in the Korean War. His remains were never found. This past Saturday, Feb. 20th (which was Bobby Mitechell’s birthday) Bobby was given full military honors with a memorial service at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens by Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe. Over […]