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The family of Kenneth Harris is asking for donations and also selling t-shirts to raise money to help with medical expenses for their father, Kenneth R. Harris, who has been diagnosed with Herpes Meningoencephalitis - an infection of the brain and tissues that covers the brain.
Kenneth Harris spent a couple of days at White County [...]
The Beebe Police executed a search and seizure warrant issued by Judge Mark Derrick on Friday, Feb. 28th at 5:46 p.m. on Pine View Drive in Beebe. Beebe Police found and seized over an ounce of (ice) methamphetamine, over one pound of high grade marijuana, numerous items of drug paraphernalia, ledger book with handwritten notes [...]
State Representative Jeremy Gillam is running for re-election to the Arkansas House of Representatives. He is currently serving his second term. “The opportunity to serve and represent the citizens of this district is a great honor. It is a responsibility that I take very seriously,” said Gillam.
He is also seeking the position of House Speaker [...]
Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew released the following regarding recent drug arrests in Beebe:
January 5th, 2014} Beebe Patrol Officer Justin Lee conducted a traffic stop on a white Dodge Durango. Joseph S. Rodgers, 35, of Judsonia was a passenger in the vehicle. Rodgers was found to have an active misdemeanor warrant out of Judsonia and [...]
BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
A tractor trailer rig was struck around 10:30 a.m. Monday morning at the Cypress Street railroad crossing in downtown Beebe. The driver, Mark Martin, was attempting to cross the tracks when his trailer got stuck. He called the Beebe Police, according to Cpt. Eddie Cullum, and the police contacted the northbound Union [...]
On 01/08/2014, Franklin L. Markham, 33, of Beebe, pled guilty to “Criminal Mischief in the First Degree” and was sentenced to 48 months probation, a $1,000.00 fine and ordered to pay $1,000.00 restitution to the damage he caused on 03/06/2013.
Markham drove past a residence on North Pecan Street and observed a car parked in the [...]
Beebe Police Captain Eddie Cullum released the following information regarding recent guilty pleas to felony charges in the White county Circuit Court:
Anthony Scott Fortune, 61, of Hwy. 31, Lonoke, AR was sentenced to 48 months probation for “possession of a firearm by certain persons.” Fortune was also fined $1,500. and ordered to pay $150. in [...]
The White County Library Board chose to name the new branch of the White County Library System, Goff Public Library. The name was presented at a special council meeting Monday night, Jan. 20th, and was unanimously approved by the council.
The library will hold it’s grand opening in a few weeks as work and moving nears [...]
Therapy Dog Introduced to Beebe School Board; Number of Groups Show Appreciation to Board During ‘Board Appreciation Month’Jan 16th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features
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BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Several groups from Beebe Schools presented gifts and presentations Monday night to the Beebe School Board to mark ‘School Board Recognition Month’ in January. Also recognized for his efforts for the school district’s internet web site was Nathan Stigler - who is in charge of technology at the district.
Korie- the [...]