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May 3rd, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

This week all the seniors at Beebe High School are looking at the end of their high school careers. Graduation is May 12th, at 7:30 p.m. at A.S. “Bro” Erwin Stadium. This is one of the nights that I always enjoy. It is really nice to see kids that you remember from when they were […]



What’s Left?

Apr 26th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

First – let me ask you all to pray for our City Clerk/Treasurer Carol Westergren. She has been in ICU for the past 3 weeks following surgery. I won’t go into her health issues but she needs your prayers to come through this and following chemo and radiation. Thank you! I hope you are having […]



What’s Left?

Apr 19th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

I hope you had a great Easter! I went to one event – our church’s Easter Egg Hunt – at Daniel Park. There were hundreds of kids there and the weather was perfect. It was fun to watch the young children run after those eggs and see the parents trying to guide the very young […]



What’s Left?

Apr 12th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

This week my sister celebrated her birthday (not saying which one) but it reminded me of what we were doing this time last year. In 2016, on her birthday, my sister was in re-hab at White County Medical Center South. They were so nice to her there and she had a great experience and really […]



What’s Left?

Apr 5th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

I hope you are having a great week! The weather is like a roller coaster – one day warm – the next day cool – typical Arkansas in the spring, right? I believe Pres. Trump’s real test has come as I am hearing of gas attack in Syria that has killed women and children under […]



What’s Left?

Mar 29th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

Wow! I didn’t expect that our city would have much damage Friday night (Sat. morn.) but we sure did. There were shingles off hundreds of houses, roofs off businesses, damage to the monoliths at the Veterans Monument, trees and branches down all over the place. Lots of business for roofers, chainsaws, etc. Glad there were […]



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Mar 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

Just a few days ago – Sunday, March 19th, we lost a former Beebe resident and former state Representative – David Choate. He had been fighting a battle with cancer for the past several months. I have so many good memories of David when he was a state Representative. I was a staunch supporter of […]



What’s Left?

Mar 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

This past Saturday night the Beebe Chamber held their annual awards banquet. I was so proud of our frequent contributor, Melba Brackin, for being chosen as the Ruth L. Couch Lifetime Service recipient. Melba has put so many hours towards community service. She is always trying to make this community a better place to live. […]



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Mar 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

We’re getting close to Spring Break for the kids. I think it is week after next. I hope you have your plans set for that time. This weekend Daylight Savings Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 12th. Most people will set their clocks ahead (spring forward) before they go to bed on Saturday night. This […]



What’s Left?

Feb 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

I hope you are having a great week and are feeling well! There seems to be a lot of different viruses and/or flu going around. My family has been hit with a couple of them lately – but thankfully – mother and I have seemed to pretty much dodge the bullet (knock on wood). I […]