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Beebe Fire Department Fundraiser Now Underway

Jun 29th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

The Beebe Volunteer Fire Department is conducting its annual fundraising drive. This year’s funds will be used to purchase 1200 feet of badly needed 5 in. high-output fire hose at a cost of $569.00 per 100 feet. Adaptors for the truck and fire hydrants also need to be purchased. For the next several weeks representatives […]



Understanding the White County Reappraisal

Jun 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

by Debra Lang White County Assessor. It’s that time again; unbelievably, it has been five years since we completed a countywide reappraisal, so it’s time to do it again. Those of us in the assessor’s office think about reappraisal all the time, but for our taxpayers, who are only exposed to it every five years, […]



Humanist Group Warns Beebe Mayor Not to Promote Christianity in City’s 4th of July Celebration

Jun 8th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

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Beebe Council Approves Lawsuit Settlement with SOWCO for $150,000; Hires Two Patrolmen in Special and Regular Meetings

Jun 1st, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

The Beebe City Council met in special session Friday, May 20th to discuss several issues. The council approved hiring two police patrolmen: Christopher Blake Rogers and Michael Seth Carruth. In the meeting, the council was presented with a settlement agreement which detailed a settlement of a lawsuit filed by Southwest White County Water Assoc. v. […]



Beebe City Attorney Asks Judge to Stop Using Monitoring Company for City Cases

Jun 1st, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

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Memorial Day Ceremony

May 25th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

Mon., May 30, 11 a.m. Beebe Veterans Memorial



Beebe PD Releases Recent Felony Arrests

May 25th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew released the following information regarding recent felony arrests and adjudications involving the Beebe Police Department. On Monday, May 2, 2016, a disturbance call was received from a resident who lives on South Main in Beebe. Upon arrival at the home, Officer Bryon Hightower and Officer Randy Reaves were told that […]



Beebe High School Class of 2016 Graduation

May 18th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Features

The Beebe High School Class of 2016  was fortunate Friday night, May 13th to have perfect weather for their graduation exercises. Both sides of the stands were filled to capacity as friends and family were there to watch the ceremony.  The graduation went off without a hitch – except for one little security alarm in […]



Beebe Council Approves Ordinance; Hires Police Officer; Recognizes Two Retiring Officers

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

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher The Beebe City Council met for their regular monthly meeting Monday night, April 25th. Alderwoman Becky Short was absent from the meeting. The Council approved Ordinance 2016-4, which approves the rezoning of property located on Heather Lane, Glenn Abby Phase 2, Lots 5-13, in Beebe from R-1 Residential to R-4 […]



Beebe City Alderman Charged with Voter Fraud

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

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher Beebe Ward I Alderman David Pruitt was arrested last week by White County Sheriff’s deputies for voter fraud. Pruitt is accused of casting a ballot twice in the last primary election. When contacted for comment, Alderman Pruitt stated that his attorney had instructed him not to comment on these charges. […]