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Four Beebe WWII Veterans Attend “Keep the Spirit of ‘45 Alive!” Event at Capitol

Aug 19th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher It’s hard to imagine the experiences that these WWII veterans – men and women – have been through during their lifetimes.  As I stand here looking around the rotunda of the Capitol with hundreds of people filling this space – veterans, their spouses, children and other caretakers, I am in […]



Cong. Hill to Present at Mineral Owners Conf. Set for Aug. 22

Aug 12th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Searcy Ar – The National Association of Royalty Owners (NARO) Arkansas chapter will host it’s ninth annual state conference, Saturday August 22 at Harding University in Searcy.  Congressman French Hill will be presenting and available for questions along with representatives from Southwest Energy’s Revenue Department, Arkansas Oil and Gas Commissions Deputy Director and others. Registration […]



“A Day of Caring” Held Last Saturday

Aug 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

By LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher For the nineteenth year, “A Day of Caring” was held this past Saturday at the Ganus Athletic Center at Harding University in Searcy.  Hundreds of people came out to take advantage of the many services as well as merchandise offered. Services included were: medical exams, pap exams, dental exams, eye […]



Mural Honoring Veterans Completed; Named “Brothers and Sisters”

Jul 29th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

BY MELBA BRACKIN “The interest in Beebe’s first mural has been overwhelming,” said Melba Brackin, organizer of the event. As Thomas Fernandez, art instructor at ASU-Beebe climbed on a scaffold and began transforming the west wall of the Wilbur Mills Co-Op building on Main Street into a military mural, the July weather couldn’t have been […]



Shooting at Local Motel Beebe man wounded

Jul 22nd, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Captain Eddie  Cullum of the Beebe Police Department released the  following  information regarding  a shooting  incident at a local motel. During the evening  of July 13th, 2015, shortly after 10 p.m. an altercation erupted between several subjects in a room at  a local motel. During the altercation one of the subjects pulled a pistol and […]



Beebe Woman Wins 3 Million!!!

Jul 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher Phyllis Roller dutifully went to work on Thursday, July 9, after winning $3 million on Wednesday in the Mega Millions lottery. “I couldn’t leave Janet in the lurch,” stated Phyllis.  She said after winning the lottery money she called her boss, Janet Hines of Jacksonville Steel, and told her of the […]



July 4th Parade at Floyd; Beebe’s 4th of July Extravaganza

Jul 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story


Beebe the of July Events

Jul 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

FREE Food, Fun & Fireworks Mark your calendars for Beebe’s largest community event of the year – our 4th of July Extravaganza at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 4th at the Beebe Ballpark! Live entertainment will begin at 5:30 p.m. and this year’s line-up will include local artists 302 Main, Victoria Taylor, 90 Proof and […]



Council to Oversee Hiring/Firing of City Employees

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

LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher The Beebe City Council met for the regular monthly meeting Monday night, June 22nd. The council approved a check for $70,099.72 to SunTrust Equipment  which is the lease payment for a custom fire pumper. The council also approved a check to Sam’s Club for $5,619.52 – for supplies for the concession […]



City Pool Now Open

Jun 17th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

The Beebe City Pool is now open.  The hours are Sunday, Monday, & Fri. 12 noon until 5:30 p.m. and Tuesday & Thursday, 12 noon until 9 p.m.  Saturday 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Closed Wednesdays. General admission is $4.00 (over age 12) and $3.00 (Ages 12 and under). Free Swim Days : the first […]