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Lady Badgers 4 x 800 Track Team Earns 1st Place; Badger Boys Won 1st Place in Tourney!

May 6th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

They competed here at home Friday in the 5A Central Track & Field Championship The Lady Badgers 4×800 track team won 1st place in the 5A Central Track & Field Championship held here at Badger Stadium Friday, May 1st.  Pictured above, from left: Tori Colbert, Taylor McGraw, Coach Cari Rector, Allie Lane, and Natalie Childress. […]



City Council Approves Covering Costs of Mural Project; Hires Summer Workers for Park; Approves Contract with Attys.

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

LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher The Beebe City Council met Monday night, April 27, for their regular monthly meeting.  Next month’s meeting will be held May 18th – due to the regular time being on Memorial Day. The council heard a presentation from Mrs. Melba Brackin and Thomas Fernandez – art instructor at ASU-Beebe about a […]



School Board Recognizes Student Achievements; Approves Salary Schedules and Calendar

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

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher The Beebe School Board met Monday night, April 13th, for their regular monthly meeting. In the informational period, the board recognized state champion bowler, Daniel Martin and his coach Tamara Wood. The board also recognized the Jr. High Project Lead the Way engineering students Noah Jolly, Taylor Boyce and Caleb […]



Several Receive Awards During Annual Chamber Banquet

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

Beebe Chamber of Commerce 2015 Annual Banquet and Auction was held at ASU-Beebe Saturday, April 11th. Awards were presented by Bro. Bob Hall and Karen Zaremba with a live auction conducted by Neal Davis and Jason Davis. Award recipients were: Beebe Schools Educator of the Year Award – Dr. Belinda Shook Citizen of the Year […]



ASU-Beebe Has New Logo

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

Arkansas State University-Beebe administrators recently unveiled a new logo brand and new official colors for the university. ASU-Beebe will launch the new logo and colors the week of April 12 with student events held on each campus. ASU-Beebe will have Spring Fling on April 15 with the special launch event being held at noon in […]



5 Tips for Tax Filers About Health Coverage

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

This year’s tax season is the first time tax filers will be asked to provide basic information regarding their health coverage on their tax returns. Here’s what taxpayers need to know: Most people just need to check a box: Most tax filers – about 75 percent – will just need to check a box when […]



ASU-Beebe Student Accepted by Westpoint Military Academy and U.S. Air Force Academy Makes Decision on Which to Accept

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Lee “Cat” McLane Editor/Publisher Hunter Daniels, 18, of Jacksonville and a student at ASU-Beebe,  has recently had a unique decision to make. Does he accept his nomination to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs or his nomination to attend Westpoint Military Academy in New York? Before making the decision, Hunter shared his […]



White County District Judge Mark Derrick in Serious Condition After Zebra Attack

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

White County District Judge Mark Derrick – who serves as the judge for the Beebe court, was seriously injured Sunday when his pet zebra attacked him. According to a hospital spokesman Tuesday afternoon, Mr. Derrick was in serious condition at UAMS Medical Center in Little Rock. Our prayers are with him for a full recovery! […]



Harding University Student Dies in Accident While Headed With Ten Other Students for Mission Trip to New York

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

SEARCY — A fatal car crash  killed one Harding University student and injured two others early Saturday morning, March 7. Eleven University students were caravanning in four separate cars to Syracuse, New York, for a mission trip when one of the cars carrying three passengers was involved in a multiple-car accident. Nicholas Smith (21), a […]



Champions at Heart

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

TEXT & PHOTOS C.MICHAEL LONG Staff Sports Photo Journalist Webster Dictionary defines the word Champion as: Someone or something that has won a contest or competition  – especially in sports or a winner of first prize or first place in a competition. All that fits the up and coming sports program at Beebe High School. […]