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Tornado Sunday Night Leaves Path of Destruction from Pulaski, Faulkner and White County

Apr 30th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Fifteen Dead; Cities of Vilonia and Mayflower Suffer the Most; One Woman Killed in El Paso
Photos & Text By
Lee “Cat” McLane
The tornado Sunday night which killed 15 people damaged property in White County at  El Paso with some damage around Floyd and Center Hill. The brunt of the damage was sustained in Vilonia and Mayflower [...]

Ribbon Cutting Held for Goff Public Library

Apr 24th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new Goff Public Library was attended by about one hundred people. The guests got to tour the library before heading outside for the ceremony. Mayor Mike Robertson began the ceremony with a description of how he and Clay Goff, who is chairman of the White County Regional Library Board, [...]

Burglary Suspect Arrested

Apr 17th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Beebe Chief Wayne Ballew released the following information regarding the arrest of a Beebe man for the crime of “Residential Burglary.”
At 2:03 p.m., on Monday, March 31st, 2014, the Beebe Police Department received a call from a home owner who related that a “black male” individual was breaking into their home. The residence of the [...]

Lady Badgers Win Beebe-Cabot Softball Tourney

Apr 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Goff Public Library Grand Opening is Wed., April 16th

Apr 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The White County Regional Library System would like to announce a Grand Opening event for the Goff Public Library which will take place on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.  Guests are invited to tour Beebe’s beautiful new public library facility located at 323 N. Elm, adjacent to Beebe’s City Hall.  A ribbon cutting and opening ceremony [...]

Beebe Police Seize Narcotics

Mar 27th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

On Friday, March 21st, 2014, at 12:22 p.m., the Beebe Police Department received a call from Centennial Bank on U.S. Highway 64 of two suspicious white females that had entered the bank several times inquiring about an account. The women were said to be in a S-10 Blazer sitting in the bank parking lot as [...]

Beebe’s New Library, Goff Public Library, is Open for Business

Mar 20th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Beebe’s branch of the White County Library System, Goff Public Library, is now open. It opened Monday, Feb. 24th and will hold their official Grand Opening on Wed., April 16th at 3:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend this historic event!
The new library has 6 public access computers, a separate area for [...]

Beebe Community Invited to “Giving for Gracie” Red Cross Blood Drive March 15 & 16

Mar 13th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Beebe First Church of the Nazarene hosts blood drive in honor of Gracie Hall.
New parents often look forward to the firsts in their babies’ lives like first haircuts, first steps and first words. One Beebe family is experiencing something they never expected: their daughter’s first chemotherapy treatments.
Gracie Hall, 15 months old, has been diagnosed [...]

Rain, Freezing Rain, Sleet and a Little Snow Hits Most of Arkansas

Mar 6th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

    Falling temperatures Sunday afternoon heralded the entrance of a myriad of weather conditions. Rainfall came first and was welcomed in this area to help alleviate the dry conditions. In Beebe there was about an inch of rain which was followed by periods of sleet, freezing rain, sleet again and then a few snow [...]

Former Beebe Banker, Garland Kirkpatrick, Dies in Texas

Feb 27th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Garland Kirkpatrick and his wife, Wilma, moved to Beebe in 1981 where he was hired as president of a new bank that had been formed by 10-12 investors. The bank was First State Bank and opened April 28, 1981. The bank came under new ownership and the  name  was changed in 1994 to Charter [...]