For the past few year’s people riding bicycles on Highway 31 North to and from Beebe have become more and more popular which has brought up several critical safety issues. The bicyclist and their bikes do not have adequate reflectors or other safety equipment to help identify them when riding on Highway 31 North. This [...]
I hope you’re having a good start to summer - even though the weather has been crazy and the kids are still in school until this Friday.
Now that “American Idol” and “The Voice” are done for the season - we’ve been looking for other interesting tv shows to watch. I really like “American Ninja Warrior” [...]
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I hope you had a good Memorial Day holiday! I worked - as I do each year - and part of that is to attend one or more of the veterans ceremonies that are held in the city. Monday morning, I attended a ceremony where five active Air Force personnel were here in town to [...]
I attended graduation last Friday night - as usual. It was a happy time - especially since the weather was nice - but unseasonably cool. I think, as I’m standing there between taking pictures - wondering what the grads are thinking about and where the future will take each of them. Some will have success [...]
This is the big week for the Beebe High School Class of 2014 - graduation is this Friday night at 7:30 p.m. at A.S. “Bro” Erwin stadium. Hope you all can make it. I think all the rain will be gone and it should be a perfect graduation night.
Sad news - I just learned today [...]
Don’t forget that Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 11th!!! If you do - you will pay for it all year if not the rest of your life. But, how could you forget? There are constant reminders on television and probably popping up in your email.
I think I’m gonna get my mom a kitten….ha! No [...]
Well this has been a busy few days. Our hearts go out to those who were affected by the tornado Sunday night. We lost one person here in White County - at El Paso - Paula Blakemore. Our prayers go out to her family and our prayers go out to those in Vilonia who are [...]
I remember several years ago when I avoided watching the news on television. It’s easier to see what is going on by reading the newspaper and you have more of a choice of what goes into your head. Here lately, I’ve been watching CNN, local news and then when I want more info - I [...]
Well, this is the week we have the grand opening of the new Goff Public Library. It has been a long time coming but well worth the wait. As I said in my column a few weeks ago, this library has the most impressive interior of any building here in Beebe - that I’ve seen. [...]