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What’s Left?

Jan 28th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Well, as you may have seen in last week’s Beebe News, the College Inn has closed.  It really was a landmark around here. I can recall eating there on so many occasions - either with my family, at a noon Kiwanis meal, or meeting and greeting some political figure -including Bill Clinton.  It has many [...]



What’s Left?

Jan 21st, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I’m happy to report that my kitty at the office that was very ill has now recovered to a great degree. He is still not back to normal but he is, I believe, out of the woods. I’m very thankful for all your prayers for all my cats and especially him. Please continue to pray [...]



What’s Left?

Jan 14th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

We need to pray for the people of Haiti who suffered a 7.0 earthquake Tuesday at 4:53 p.m. Estimates today (Wed.) say the death toll could be between 100,000 and 500,000 since the quake was centered just ten miles west of the large city of Port-au-Prince which has a population of around 250,000.  Please pray [...]



Thomas E. Kirk

Jan 14th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Thomas E. Kirk, 75, of Beebe, went to be with his Heavenly Father on Sunday, January 10, 2010.
He was born on August 15, 1934 in McRae, AR to John Casey and Annie Laura Kirk. After serving in the Army for two years, Tom began his career with GM from which he retired after thirty-one years. [...]



What’s Left

Jan 7th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I hope your new year is going well. I will be glad when this artic blast of cold weather moves on through. I think winter should only be about 60-degrees - don’t you?  But, then we wouldn’t get rid of some of the bugs. So, there’s always a trade-off.
I’ve been battling some contagious diseases with [...]



Jesse Leonard “Lynn” Kirkland

Jan 7th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Jesse Leonard “Lynn” Kirkland, 47, of El Paso, Arkansas, joined his sons Jesse and Benjiman on Thursday, December 31, 2009.
Family received friends from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe.  Funeral was at 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 4, 2010, at Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial in Blasingame Cemetery.  www.westbrookfuneralhome.com



Aleen A. (White) Mash

Jan 7th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Aleen A. (White) Mash, 90, went to her heavenly home on Friday, January 1, 2010 after a long illness of Parkinson’s disease and Congestive Heart Failure. Aleen was born on July 13, 1919 in Antioch (Beebe), Arkansas. She was born to Richard Clint White and Esther White who preceded her in death.
Preceding her in [...]