The Beebe City Pool is now open for the summer. Lifeguards Brad Goodin, Mgr., Hannah Allsbrooks, Mgr., Jacey Sites, Madelyn Poe, Austin Burroughs and Katie Neu are on the job to make the pool experience a safe one. They are also offering swimming lessons for ages 5 and up ($125 for 9-1 hr. lessons which [...]
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LITTLE ROCK (6-6) – The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department will hold a public involvement meeting in Beebe to present and discuss proposed plans to widen Highway 64. The work will extend from Turner Road to County Road 5, between Vilonia and Beebe. This project is part of the department’s Connecting Arkansas Program.
The meeting [...]
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Beebe’s 4th of July Extravaganza will take place at the Beebe City Park on Friday, July 4th at 5:30 p.m. This fun, family-oriented and FREE event is one of the best in the state! There will be free food, drinks, ice cream, watermelon, two giant waterslides and much more! The Soulsations will provide live entertainment [...]
Attorney Scott Bles has announced that he will seek election as Beebe City Attorney in the 2014 general election. Scott and his wife, Julie, and their three (3) children, Emma Grace, Sam, and Silas, reside in Beebe, are members of First Baptist Church - Beebe, and are active in youth athletics in Beebe. Scott’s law [...]
Beebe Police Captain Eddie Cullum released the following information regarding adjudications in the White County Circuit Court pertaining to cases presented by officers of the BBPD for prosecution.
March 25th, 2014 - Jenny Rebecca Copeland, 38, of Beebe pled guilty for her arrest on March 11th, 2013 in Beebe for “Possession of a Schedule VI controlled [...]
As reported last week in The Beebe News, Judge Tom Hughes won re-election in the Circuit Judge, Dist. 17, Div. 1 race. The vote count was not correct but only showed that of Prairie County.
The actual vote - which included both White County and Prairie County was:
Judge Hughes - 5655; Carla Fuller - 5383 votes.
BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
The Beebe City Council met Monday night, May 19, for their monthly meeting - one week early due to a scheduling conflict. Becky Short and Harold Welch were absent from the meeting.
Beebe Fire Chief William Nick introduced two new firemen to join the Beebe Volunteer Fire department. “I am really proud that [...]
Little Rock, Ark. – Storm survivors in the four disaster-designated Arkansas counties have plenty of options when it comes to asking for state and federal assistance.
A State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open in Mayflower, Ark., on Thursday, May 8. Mobile Registration Intake Centers are opening Wednesday, May 7, in newly declared Pulaski and White [...]
Students at Arkansas State University-Beebe combined efforts to provide disaster relief to the victims of the April 27 storms that caused widespread destruction in several central Arkansas counties. Personal vehicles were used to deliver four loads of donated water, clothing, non-perishable foods, and personal hygiene products. Items were donated by students, faculty and staff to [...]