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Burn Ban In Effect

Jul 18th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Just to let everyone know that White County is under a Burn Ban until further notice!



City Holds Annual 4th of July Celebration!

Jul 11th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The City’s fireworks display was fantastic Thursday night, July 4th at the city park. The entertainment by the Wine & Roses band and later by Sonny Burgess and the Pacers was great!  There was lots of food provided by many area churches and civic organizations. About 2,000-2,500 people attended the event.



Council Approves New Planning & Zoning Member; Makes Final 4th of July Plans

Jul 4th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
The Beebe City Council met for their regular monthly meeting Monday night, June 24th.  Local businessman Keith Griffin was approved after being recommended to join the Beebe Planning and Zoning Commission.  The council approved an ordinance (Ord. 2013-8) which approves increasing the size of the Planning and Zoning Commission going from 7 [...]



4th of July Just Around the Corner! Fireworks legal on July 3rd & 4th in the city

Jun 27th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Robin McClure and his dog, Max, pose at the family’s fireworks tent on Dewitt Henry Drive  located  next to the Mazzio’s Pizza bldg. as sales pick up as the 4th of July nears. The McClures have been selling fireworks for 16 years in Beebe. Kaye and Robin McClure are there to give you the best [...]



Wal-Mart Set to Open Soon

Jun 20th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Expected to be July or early August but no official date released yet; New stop lights up and running at intersection of Wal-Mart entrance and Center Street

Although no date for opening has been released as yet, Wal-mart appears to be on track to open in the very near future. Workers are stocking shelves and a [...]



3-Vehicle Crash Requires Water Rescue by Beebe Police and Fire Volunteers Beebe Asst. Fire Chief Rick Jackson and other volunteers pull victim from water-filled cab of truck

Jun 13th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
 An official report  of   this accident was not available from the Ark. State Police at press time but according to information from people on the scene,  Beebe Police, Beebe Fire First Responders and other volunteers responded to an accident around 7 a.m. Friday, June 7,  involving a southbound  truck on Hwy. 67/167 [...]



Summer’s Here! Come Out to the City Pool to Cool Off!

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The city swimming pool is now open with hours: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday 12:00 - 5:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 12:00 - 9:00 p.m.  Saturday 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. (private parties only after 3 p.m.). Tuesdays 12:00 - 9:00 p.m. Children 17 and under SWIM FREE provided by First Security Bank.
General Admission: $4 [...]



Memorial Day 2013 in Beebe

May 30th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

It was a beautiful day for a Memorial Day service at the Beebe Veterans Monument. The 80-degree temps with a 20-30 mph wind felt great as people came out to show their respect for those who have served and are serving in our military. American Legion  Garner Bros. Post 91 Commander Willard Crain spoke to [...]



Beebe High School Class of 2013 Graduated Friday Night

May 23rd, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The Beebe High School Class of 2013 held their graduation ceremony Friday night, May 17th at A.S. “Bro” Erwin Stadium. The weather was perfect and the 200+ graduates enjoyed the evening. The class earned over $3 million in scholarships. School Board president Harold Davis and Beebe High School principal Scott Jennings presented the diplomas [...]



Karla Tarkington Achieves Designation as Master Principal

May 16th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
Badger Elementary now has at the helm a Master Principal in the person of Karla Tarkington.  It took four years of hard work but the effort paid off after a site visit completed the requirements to earn such a designation.
“It took lots of work but I believe it was worth it,” commented [...]