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Council Approves Sale of Property

Sep 24th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

The Beebe City Council met for their regular monthly meeting Monday night, Sept. 22nd.
The Council opened two bids which had been submitted for the property the city owned in the Kamak addition. There were two bids: one for $6,759 from John Hilger and one for $3,000. The council accepted the high bid for the 3 [...]



B.B.P.D. Cases Result in Guilty Pleas

Sep 17th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

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Felony, Misdemeanor Guilty Pleas

Sep 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

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Mayor Vetoes Proposed Tax Increase Ordinance

Sep 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

After passing an ordinance  (Ord. 2014-11) which would have  placed on the November General Election ballot a 1/4 of one-cent sales tax increase, the ordinance was vetoed the next evening, according to Mayor Mike Robertson. In a statement issued by the mayor, he said, “There has been concern expressed to me that a decision of [...]



Social Security to Resume Mailed Benefit Statements

Sep 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

By Jason Alderman
Call it a paperless experiment that didn’t quite pan out. In 2011, a budget-strapped Social Security Administration (SSA) stopped mailing annual benefit statements to workers over 25 in order to save $70 million on annual printing and mailing costs.
In return, the agency launched the “my Social Security” online tool that allows 24/7 access [...]



Col. Humphrey Graduates from U.S. Army War College With a Masters Degree

Aug 27th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Colonel Dennis J. Humphrey, PhD of Beebe graduated from the United States Army War College in a ceremony at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania on July 25, 2014, with a Masters degree in Strategic Studies.
According to the U.S. Army War College website, Carlisle Barracks is one of the oldest military installations in the country. The U.S. Army [...]



Walmart Hiring for Up to 95 Jobs for New Cabot Walmart Neighborhood Market

Aug 20th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

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Tommy Fiechtner Earns Rank of Eagle Scout

Aug 13th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Tommy Fiechtner, son of Nathan and Lydia Petersen of Beebe, achieved the rank of Eagle Scout on June 22, 2014.  Tommy is a member of the Beebe Boy Scout Troop 362.  For his Eagle service project Tommy organized and executed a benefit concert for the Christian Outreach Center held February 16, 2014.  Admission to [...]



Guilty Pleas in Circuit Court

Aug 13th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Beebe Police Captain Eddie Cullum released the following information regarding recent guilty pleas to felony charges in the Circuit Court in Searcy. The individuals charged and final dispositions are :
Joel Christopher Boyd, 41, of Beebe entered guilty pleas on 8/5/2014 to the charges of “Possession of methamphetamine” and “Possession of meth paraphernalia-to inhale meth”. Boyd [...]



Search Warrant Nets Additional Charges for Beebe Woman

Jul 30th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew released the following information regarding felony drug charges on a local woman.  On Sunday, June  29th, 2014, Investigator Josh Middleton and Patrol Officer Quintin Eads effected the arrest of Tifani T. Fowler, 32, at her residence on Elm Street in Beebe.   A felony warrant had  been issued for Fowler’s [...]