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America’s Iconic Diner to Bring “Any Meal, Any Time” to Beebe 

Dec 21st, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

ATLANTA – Huddle up, Beebe.   Huddle House announced today that it’s spreading its “Any Meal, Any Time” mantra into Arkansas, revealing plans to open a new location in Beebe. The iconic neighborhood diner has much in store for Beebe, a community clamoring for a warm hometown hub where every conversation, sip of coffee and […]

Postal Carrier Helps Save Woman from House Fire

Dec 14th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

It was a big day for Doug and Michelle Kennedy. They were going to renew their vows later in the evening, Sat., Dec. 2nd. It had been a tough year. Doug was diagnosed with cancer in his throat and has just recently finished chemo and radiation and gone back to work at Northstar EMS. And […]

Chamber Christmas Parade Held Saturday, Dec. 2nd

Dec 7th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

2017 Beebe Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade 82 Entries 15 Floats 600 plus Participants 4000 Estimated Crowd Winners School/Education Kid Care- Beebe, AR Business Tiretown – Beebe, AR Religious Beebe Nazarene Church Civic Grand Marshall Float General Guiding Life Fishing Adventures – Searcy, AR Grand Marshalls Korean War Richard Reeder Vietnam War Homer McWilliams Desert […]

City Burn Ban in Effect

Nov 30th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

Beebe Fire Chief William Nick has issued a city-wide burn ban. “I haven’t seen dry conditions this bad before,” Chief Nick said. He said that anyone caught burning leaves or other things will be reported to the police and will have to immediately put the fire out. “This is a dangerous situation and I hope […]

Beebe Man Dies in One-Car Accident

Nov 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

Warren Ray Grogan, 66, of Beebe, died Tues., Nov. 14th at about 7:16 a.m. when his 2010 Mercury SUV left the roadway and struck a tree. Grogan, and his wife, Susan, were travelling west on Hwy. 64 when his vehicle left the road. Susan Grogan was med-flighted to UAMS in Little Rock in critical condition. […]

Veterans Day Celebrated in Many Ways in Beebe

Nov 16th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

Friday, Nov. 10th – Breakfast for Veterans at FBC; Freedom Run at Beebe Schools; and Traditional Ceremony Nov. 11th at Veterans Monument Park

ASU-Beebe’s 90th Anniversary Events to Present Veterans Salute on November 9

Nov 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

Arkansas State University-Beebe’s 90th Anniversary Event Series will present a Veterans Salute on Thursday, Nov. 9, beginning at 12:30 p.m. on the grounds of the Dr. Eugene McKay Student Center at the Beebe campus. The event is free admission and open to the public.   The Veterans Salute will be the final 90th Anniversary event […]

Gold Star Families Monument Groundbreaking Held Saturday

Nov 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

The Beebe City Council unanimously approved the construction of the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument to be located at Veterans Monument Park on W. Dewitt Henry at N. Pecan. Hershel “Woody” Williams, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient and designer of the monument attended the dinner held Friday night and the groundbreaking Saturday, Oct. 28th. Retired […]

Hwy. 67/167 to Be Designated Future I-57

Nov 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

Jim Wooten, who recently announced he will seek a seat in the Ark. Legislature – (R) State Representative, District 45, stands next to a sign which will soon be seen on Hwy. 67/167. In a meeting of the Ark. State Highway Commission, after a federal approval was received, it was recommended to change Hwy. 67/167 […]

Beebe Arts & Crafts Festival Held Saturday, Oct. 21st

Oct 26th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

The Beebe Arts & Crafts Festival was held Sat., Oct. 21st at the Beebe Ballpark. There were several food trucks, craft vendors and entertainers. Beebe Alderwoman Linda Anthony (pictured at right) was the emcee for the Dogs in the Parks contest. The American Legion held a pulled pork and beans cook-off. (More pics next week!)