Top Story

Print editions

Online Stories

Beebe High School Homecoming Court & Activities

Sep 28th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

The Beebe High School homecoming festivities have been scheduled for Friday, October 7th, 2016. Our students chose not to have a theme this year but rather focus on Badger Pride and rooting on our Badgers as we play host to the Parkview Patriots. We would like to encourage the community to participate in the parade […]

Pillow-Price Wins School Board Election

Sep 21st, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Kathy Pillow-Price won the Beebe School Board election by 20 points over Dr. Robert Beavers Tuesday, Sept. 20th. The unofficial vote was Pillow-Price 138, Dr. Beavers 118. Pillow-Price won the Position 5 seat which was held by Robert Jenkins, who decided not to run for re-election.

Homer’s Ace Hardware Hosts Grand Opening

Sep 14th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Homer’s Ace Hardware of Beebe held their Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony on Friday, September 9, 2016 at 9 a.m. Located at 905 W. Dewitt Henry Drive, Homer’s offers a friendly and knowledgeable staff along with a great selection of products.   Pictured from left: Dr. Ted Kalthoff, Carol Westergren, Scott Bles, Kristen Boswell, Mayor Mike Robertson, Store […]

Two Vehicle Accident Injures Two People

Aug 31st, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Two people were injured Monday afternoon around 4:15 p.m. at the intersection of Main Street and Center Street. The Ford SUV landed on its side after the collision. Beebe Police and  Beebe Fire Rescue responded to the accident. Details of the accident were unavailable at press time.                 […]

Beebe Fire Department Purchases New Equipment

Aug 31st, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

The Beebe Fire Department recently purchased new 5” supply hose. The new equipment will enable larger amounts of water at a fire scene, compared to the older 3” supply hose. The department purchased 700 ft. of 5” hose for $4,060. and also bought some connectors for $1,500. This will provide a much safer fire attack […]

Beebe Council Approves Ordinances

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

The Beebe City Council met Monday night, Aug. 22 for their regular monthly meeting. After two emails from Beebe City Attorney Scott Bles to council members – which included Alderman David Pruitt – regarding whether the council can pass ordinances without the chance that they might be called into question because of an alderman on […]

Dr. Kathy Pillow-Price Seeking School Board Position

Aug 17th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

Kathy Pillow-Price is seeking a position on the Beebe School Board. The position is currently held by Robert Jenkins, who has decided not to run for re-election. Kathy Pillow-Price, Ed.D, currently serves as the Executive Director of The Arkansas Home Visiting Network for Arkansas Children’s Hospital. In her current position she is the contracted representative […]

McRae Man Charged with Murder of His Wife

Aug 10th, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

A McRae man, 55-yr.-old Bobby Moss, was charged with capital murder Sat., Aug. 6th for allegedly running over his wife, 51-yr-old Stacy Jo Moss, with his vehicle. White County 9-1-1 operators received a call at 6:08 a.m. stating that someone had been run over in McRae. White County deputies and first responders found Mrs. Moss […]

Lee McLane, Editor/Publisher of The Beebe News Will Seek City Alderman Position, Ward 1, Pos. 1

Aug 3rd, 2016 | By | Category: Top Story

After much thought and consideration , I have decided to run for Beebe City Council, Ward 1, Position 1. Being the editor and publisher of The Beebe News since 1990, I have attended hundreds of council meetings here in Beebe. I believe that experience gives me a good perspective on where we’ve been and where […]

Beebe Community Health Fair Set For August 9th

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

The 3rd Annual Beebe Community Health Fair will be on Tuesday, August 9th from 6 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Arkansas State University-Beebe, Owen Center (Gym). It is open to Beebe area communities. Screenings and medical services will be provided along with vendor give always, drawings, and demos. School supplies will be given away to […]