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Narcotics Arrests – Mayor Says “Zero Tolerance”

May 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

On April 28th, 2017 at 6:04 p.m., a Search Warrant which was obtained by the Special Investigations Unit assigned to the Office of the Mayor was executed at an apartment in the 600 block of Glen Lee Drive. The apartment was leased to Nathaniel Dewayne Carpenter, 49, of Beebe. Carpenter and five other individuals were […]

Miller Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter in Death of His Brother

May 3rd, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

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Beebe Fire Department Hosts Open House, Dedicates New Firetruck

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

The Beebe Fire Department celebrated their new Ladder 2 firetruck with an Open House and “push in” ceremony Saturday, April 22nd. Beebe Fire Dept. District Chief Vaudie McAfee explained that the “push in” ceremony is a traditional even that comes from back in the era when fire pumpers were horse-driven and they were washed off […]

W.C. Farm Bureau Members Donate Hay to Kansas Farmer Who Lost His Crop to Wildfires

Apr 19th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

White County Farm Bureau Board members Jacky Reaper and Bobby Cofer loaded 36 bales of Reaper’s Bermuda grass hay to go to Kansas to help an eighty-seven year old farmer who lost his pastures and  some of his cattle in the recent wildfires near Liberal, Kansas. Cofer found out about this farmer through the man’s […]

City’s Special Investigations Unit Makes Several Arrests

Apr 12th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

The following information was released by detectives of the Special Investigations Unit assigned to the Office of Mayor Mike Robertson: At approx. 2:20 p.m., March 31st, 2017, Detectives of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) driving an unmarked police unit, observed a 2010 red Chevrolet Cobalt being driven by a white male, east bound on W. […]

Beebe Police Department Recent Felony Adjudications

Apr 5th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew released the following information regarding recent felony adjudications, from the White County Circuit Court, involving the Beebe Police Department. On September 7, 2016, Captain Brian Duke and Detective Misty Goss responded to a call at 110 Mockingbird Cove in Beebe, for a welfare check on a minor. Upon arrival, the […]

High Winds Damage Multiple Roofs, Topple Trees and Push Over Two Veterans Monument Monoliths

Mar 29th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

High winds late Friday night and early Saturday morning did lots of damage around Beebe. The roof was blown off Regions Bank on Dewitt Henry Dr., two monoliths at the Veterans Monument were blown over, Centennial Bank on Hwy. 64 lost several ceiling tiles in their drive-thru, the convenience store – Super One-Stop also received […]

El Paso Community Library Hosts Open House

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

The Grand Opening of the El Paso Library was held Saturday, March 18. The opening was the culmination of 6 years of dedicated work by the El Paso community members. The structure was built in 1894 as a bank by Claude B. and Leona Smith of El Paso. Their decedents, John and Melba Loke, Larry […]

Beebe Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Several Citizens for their Work at Annual Banquet Sat. Night

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

The Beebe Chamber of Commerce held their annual Banquet and Auction Saturday night, March 11th at ASU-Beebe McKay Student Center. The banquet was themed “A Salute to Our Heroes in Blue” – the Beebe Police Department. Several of the Beebe Police Department officers and dispatchers were honored guests at the banquet. Bro. Bob Hall presented […]

Beebe Junior High School Named National Finalist in Samsung’s $2 Million STEAM Competition

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

Beebe Junior High School in Beebe, Arkansas has been named one of 10 national finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest. The Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest is a program that encourages teachers and students to solve real-world issues in their community using classroom skills in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). As […]