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Beebe Council Approves Two Condemnation Resolutions; Sprinkler System for Daniel Park; Hears Update on Fire Equipment Needed for Fire Dept.

Jul 27th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher The Beebe City Council met Monday night for their regular monthly meeting. The council heard a presentation from ADT representative Zack Yates about changing out the security system at the city park. Yates said the monthly amount will be $44 for each of the two systems. Several members of the […]



Field of Heros Offers Opportunities to Show Your Support for Your Hero

Jul 27th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

The American Legion Auxiliary is sponsoring the “Field of Heroes.” Flags will fly at Daniel’s Park from September 11, 2016 to November 11, 2016 to honor our heroes. If you have a hero: a Veteran, a Policeman, or a Fireman; a flag could fly with their picture on it to honor them. Flags will be […]



Alderwoman Short Will Not Seek Re-Election

Jul 20th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

In an interview with Alderwoman Becky Short this week, she expressed her wishes for an official announcement that she will not be seeking re-election to her seat on the Beebe City Council, Ward 2, Pos. 1 due to health issues. Becky Short began her political career in 1991 when she was elected Beebe City Clerk/Treasurer […]



Joe Morgan Seeks City Alderman Seat for Ward 3, Pos. 1

Jul 20th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

Joe Morgan stated this week, “It is my intent to run for the position of Beebe City Alderman Ward 3 Position 1. I do not discredit what any of the current alderman have accomplished, I only wish to be able to have more involvement in the community and serve the residents of my ward to […]



CONSUMER ALERT: Military Families have Credit Protections

Jul 20th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

LITTLE ROCK – The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) offers a number of protections for active duty members of the military and their families. The SCRA provides protections from evictions, postponement of civil court matters until the service member returns from active duty and also caps interest rates at 6 percent, but the SCRA also […]



Trial Date Set for Alderman Voting Twice

Jul 20th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

Beebe Ward 1, Pos. 1 Alderman David Pruitt has a trial date set for Aug. 3  in the White County Circuit Court for a possible plea and jury trial  set for Aug. 9 on  a charge of violation of election law for voting twice in the March preferential primary.



Derrek Goff Will Seek Seat on City Council

Jul 20th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

Derrek Goff announced this week that he will seek the position of Ward 2, Pos. 1 Alderman for which Becky Short currently holds but is not seeking re-election. Goff is a teacher in the Cabot School system. (See ad on Pg. 10.)



Council Approves Ords. to Place 1/4 Cent Sales Tax Increase on Nov. Ballot

Jul 13th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

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Website to Assist with Missing Persons Cases Unveiled by Attorney General and ACIC

Jul 13th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

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Mrs. Opal Burns Marks 105th Birthday

Jul 6th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher Born in 1911, the same year and month as actress Ginger Rogers was born, Mrs. Opal Burns celebrated her July 1st birthday celebrating her 105th birthday. Mrs. Burns is residing at Beebe Retirement Center and had several of her friends at the center attend her birthday party Friday. Asked what […]