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Alcohol, Drugs, Weapons, Cash Seized Beebe Police raid local home and business

Sep 26th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew reported that two search and seizure warrants were executed in Beebe on Friday, September 20th, 2013.  The warrants were granted for the residence of John C. Kuntz, 70, of 1208 N. Fir Street and his property located at 311 W. Dewitt Henry Drive.
Chief Ballew said that, “The C.I.D. and Narcotics [...]



Judsonia Man Shot by State Police

Sep 19th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

A shootout Tuesday morning at a residence off Hwy. 367 north in Judsonia ended with Charles Martin, 40,  being shot to death by State Police.
Martin had been in his home and allegedly threatening neighbors and police tried to get him to come out of the house. When they couldn’t, they sent in a robot - [...]



Beebe School Board Says Goodbye to Two Members

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Photos & Text By
Lee “Cat” McLane
Editor/Publisher
The Beebe School Board had the arduous task Monday night of saying goodbye to two of its members - Lucy Mahoney - who is retiring after 8 years - and Tommy Vanaman - who has completed two terms (10 years). Clay Goff will take his place at the next meeting [...]



House Fire on Iowa Street No human injuries but two dogs perished in the fire

Sep 5th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

A house fire around 7 a.m. Saturday morning, August 31st, at 706 Iowa Street in Beebe was responded to by the Beebe Volunteer Fire, McRae Vol. Fire and Antioch Vol. Fire Departments.
The cause of the fire was listed as undetermined, according to Asst. Beebe Fire Chief Rick Jackson, but he said it is believed something [...]



Beebe Police Seize $1,000 Worth of Meth in Aug. 23 Traffic Stop

Aug 29th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Beebe Police Captain Eddie Cullum released the following information concerning the seizure of approximately $1,000.00 of methamphetamine.
On Friday, August 23rd, at 4:24 p.m., Investigator Josh Middleton stopped a 1995 Dodge pick up truck with two male subjects for an equipment violation on West College Street near the intersection of North Main. The driver and owner [...]



First Day of School!

Aug 22nd, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

By LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
After the anxiety of the first day of school may have worn off by the late afternoon on Monday, August 19th - the first day of school - these children show obvious signs of happiness in their respective classrooms. Teachers, parents and even some students were glad to see the new school [...]



Beebe Middle School Open House and Dedication Set for Tonight (Thursday) in McRae

Aug 15th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The dedication and open house ceremony will begin at 6 p.m. with a ribbon cutting for the new Beebe Middle School building.  The open house will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The new Beebe School District Middle School building in McRae includes a safety shelter which will house 700 people; 12  classrooms and [...]



Walmart Holds Grand Opening

Aug 8th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Hundreds of people lined up  early Friday morning, August 2nd, to be some of the first shoppers at the new Beebe Walmart. The official program began at 7:30 a.m. where manager Tim Hammack recognized many of the Walmart associates who had worked so hard to get the new store open. Several officials from Walmart were [...]



Walmart Ready to Reveal New Store to Beebe Shoppers

Jul 31st, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

New store located at     2003 W. Center St.        Beebe Walmart creates
approx.200 new jobs
Store open 24 hours a day, seven days a week
BEEBE, Ark, July 24, 2013 – A new Walmart will open Friday, Aug. 2, after a brief ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7:30 a.m. The new store at 2003 W. [...]



Walmart Ready to Reveal New Store to Beebe Shoppers

Jul 25th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

New Walmart provides approximately 200 jobs, plus savings on wide selection of merchandise
New store located at 2003 W. Center Street     Store open 24 hours a day, seven days a week

BEEBE, Ark, July 24, 2013 – A new Walmart will open Friday, Aug. 2, after a brief ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7:30 a.m. The new [...]