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Beebe Man Wins $75,000 in Ark. Scholarship Lottery

Dec 16th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Christopher Smith, of Beebe,  bought a “Lucky Lottery Ticket” at the Super 1 Stop in Beebe recently. Christopher won $75,000 playing a $3 Yahtzee game ticket.   Christopher said he intends to put the prize toward building a new home!    Congratulations, Christopher!

Annual Chamber Christmas Parade Held Saturday

Dec 9th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

See Pictures throughout the paper

“12 Dogs of Christmas” Now Underway

Dec 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Beebe Animal Control will once again host the” 12 Dogs of Christmas”  December 1st – December 31st. The first 12 dogs to be adopted during the month of December will be FREE, compliments of the City of Beebe and Beebe VFW Post 7769! Also, all dogs that have already been spayed or neutered will be […]

Arkansas Drivers Reminded to use For Thanksgiving Travel Information

Nov 24th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) reminds drivers to “know before you go” and visit before traveling this Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Extensive highway improvements continue in the state. With those improvements come work zones. To aid in your holiday travel, AHTD has been working hard to open as many lanes as possible. […]

Terrorist Attack in Paris, France Kills 129, 350 Injured

Nov 18th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Friday night,  Nov. 13 terrorists attacked seven sites around the city of Paris, France killing 129 and injuring 350 people. Targets included the outside of a stadium where France and Germany were playing a soccer match, a rock concert hall, bars and restaurants. This was the worst terrorist attack in France since World War II. […]

Parks Director Terminated in Special Council Meeting Monday Night; Mayor Vetoes Action Tues. Due to Personnel Policy Regarding Termination

Nov 11th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher During the special council meeting Monday night, Nov. 9th, the Beebe City Council members were made aware of a mistake that was recently discovered concerning the amount paid for vehicle allowance to the City Park Director Lynn Hatcher. The amount should have been $500 per month vehicle allowance for Mr. […]

Four Young Cabot Women Killed In One-Car Accident Near Lake Barnett Halloween Night

Nov 4th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Road conditions were wet and the weather was foggy Halloween night when a one-car accident on Gravel Hill Rd. – just 1/2 mi. north of Hwy. 31 N. by Lake Barnett – west of Floyd-  killed four young women from Cabot. The accident happened at 10:40 p.m. according to an  Ark. State Police report. Those […]

Aggravated Robbery Suspect Arrested

Oct 28th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Beebe Police Captain Eddie Cullum released the following information regarding the October 23rd arrest of Austin Lynn Passmore, 18, of Bradford, Arkansas. On Friday, October 23rd at approximately 11:48 a.m., the Beebe Police Department Radio Dispatcher was monitoring the State Radio Frequency when radio traffic indicated that Lonoke County Deputies were in pursuit of a […]

Annual Fall Festival Held Sat., Oct. 17th

Oct 21st, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

There were several hundred people who attended Fall Fest. There was an abundance of food vendors and people with merchandise booths. The weather was perfect – sunny and about 75-degrees. See photo’s in paper.

City Wins Case Against County

Oct 14th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher In an Order filed Oct. 7, 2015, the  City of Beebe won a lawsuit which was brought against the White County Judge and Quorum Court. A trial was held Aug. 17, 2015 with retired Circuit Judge David Laser presiding. Mayor Mike Robertson responded to the Order by saying: “Receiving additional […]