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Council Approves Bonuses for City Employees

Nov 5th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
The Beebe City Council met Monday, Oct. 27th for the regular monthly meeting.  Alderman John Johnson was not present.
Mayor Mike Robertson said that the city has spent $360,000 this past year on road maintenance.
The council approved giving bonuses - the same as last year - $1,000 for full time employees and $500 [...]



Veterans Day Celebration

Nov 5th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Beebe’s annual observance of Veterans Day will be hosted by American Legion Post 91 November 11th.
All area military members, veterans, and their families along with the community are invited to attend this salute to our National Defenders.
The celebration will be held at the Beebe Veterans Monument at 11 a.m.  with a reception immediately following in [...]



Beebe Police Out on Patrol This Halloween Night

Oct 29th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

This Friday night, when folks in Beebe will be celebrating Halloween, the Beebe Police Department will be out in force with their blue lights on to help protect the citizens of Beebe. They will be giving out candy and interacting with the young trick-or-treaters. If you have any problems that night, just contact one of [...]



Guilty Pleas in Circuit Court

Oct 29th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

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Pursuit Ends in Arrest

Oct 29th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Assistant Chief Ron Lewis released the following information regarding a pursuit. On Thursday, October 2nd, 2014, Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew observed a Commerical Box type Ford E-350 truck parked at a residence on East Georgia Street. The Chief noted that the vehicle had a Texas license plate displayed on the rear of the vehicle. [...]



Council Approves Paving Two Streets; Hiring Two FT Patrol Officers and Two PT Patrol Officers in Special Meeting

Oct 22nd, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
The Beebe City Council Monday night in a special meeting approved  ordinance 2014-14 - an ordinance to waive competitive bidding for paving two city streets. The streets are Magnolia Street (from Mississippi to College St.) and Fisher Street (from Orange to Lemon St.). The cost of the paving will exceed $20,000. Cox [...]



Four City Positions Face Opposition in Upcoming Nov. 4th Election

Oct 15th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

The City Attorney’s position and Aldermen in Ward 3, Pos. 1 & 2 and Ward 1, Pos. 1 are being challenged in the November General Election.
Scott Bles is challenging City Attorney Barrett Rogers for that office;
David Parker is challenging Harold Welch for the Ward 1, Pos. 1 seat;
Matt Dugger is challenging John Johnson in the [...]



Guilty in Circuit Court

Oct 15th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

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WCMC Takes Ebola Precautions

Oct 8th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features

White County Medical Center is currently taking precautions and has devised a plan to help protect those in the White County and surrounding areas from the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).
While the White County area remains at a low risk, WCMC is committed to being prepared in the event residents or patients become at high risk [...]



Beebe High School 2014 Homecoming Queen Natalie Shea Pruitt

Oct 8th, 2014 | By admin | Category: News and Features