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Kirby Carlton McGraw

Jun 11th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Kirby Carlton McGraw entered into peace and glory as he passed away on Wednesday June 4, 2014. Kirby is preceded in death by his parents, Walter B. and Clara McGraw, seven siblings, and one grandson, Cannon Blaine Cotton.
He was affectionately known as “Doc” by all of those that crossed his path. His life was a [...]



Very Concerned Citizens about Bicyclist on Highway 31 North

Jun 5th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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 [...]



What’s Left?

Jun 5th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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” [...]



From Alaska: “Look Who’s Talking” Photos & Text by Doris Owen Ward

Jun 4th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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What’s Left?

May 28th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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 [...]



What’s Left?

May 21st, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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 [...]



What’s Left?

May 15th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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 [...]



What’s Left?

May 8th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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 [...]



What’s Left?

Apr 30th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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 [...]



What’s Left?

Apr 23rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

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 [...]