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What’s Left?

Feb 25th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I have really been enjoying watching the Olympics this past week. I know I mentioned it in my column last week, too. Although, I have to admit, I’m getting pretty sick of the curling event. I know there are people who probably love it - but I’m not one of them. So, I do what [...]



What’s Left

Feb 18th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I can’t believe that the snow is still on the ground in places.  I believe this is the longest we’ve had snow on the ground in my lifetime. At least, it’s the longest that I can remember.  Today, Tuesday, makes eight days with snow on the ground. I’m not sure if the snow will make [...]



Jimmy David Garner

Feb 18th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Jimmy David Garner, 50, of Beebe, formerly of North Little Rock, passed away February 10. He was preceded in death by his father, Emerson Lee Garner, of Hot Springs, mother Mary John Garner, of Memphis, and brother John Lee Garner, Sr.   He is survived by his children, Salina (Keith) Smith, of Hot Springs, and David [...]



Linda Beaver

Feb 18th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Linda Beaver, 54, of Beebe, was born on August 31, 1955 to W.A. and Bertha Jane Free, and she died Friday, February 12, 2010. She is survived by her husband of thirty-eight years, Larry Beaver; a son, Randy (Vera) Beaver of Beebe; two grandchildren, Brooke Skinner and Dayton Beaver; four brothers, Mike, Billy, Jimmy, and [...]



What’s Left?

Feb 11th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Can you believe the snowfall we got?  I really can’t remember when we got this much snow in Beebe. I’m pretty sure we have but certainly not within the past 15-20 years.  We got 8-10 inches in Beebe. When we measured Tuesday morning, it was 8 inches but I believe it had already packed down [...]



What’s Left?

Feb 4th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

It has been one year ago this Saturday since my little Squeak left this earth.  I can’t believe it has been that long. In many ways it seems like about two months ago.  I still really miss her. She was so unique.  But, really, if you really let yourself get to know your cat or [...]



Donations Needed

Feb 4th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Doyle Gene Hampton passed away on
January 30th, 2010.
Family needs help with burial expense
donations can be made to
Simmons First National Bank Doyle Gene Hampton Memorial Fund,  Pine Bluff Ar.
Ph# 870-850-2550 OR 870-541-1358 or Leroy Hampton Ph# 870-484-2834



Mary JoAnn Stanley

Feb 4th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Mary JoAnn Stanley, age 67, of DeKalb, Illinois, formerly of Austin, Arkansas, went to heaven February 1, 2010, after a courageous battle with cancer. JoAnn leaves behind her husband, Sammy (Sam) Stanley of DeKalb, Illinois, her daughter, Tammy (Stanley) Waymire, son-in-law, Dennis Waymire, and two grandsons, Samuel and David Waymire, all of Sycamore, Illinois. [...]



Doyle Hampton

Feb 4th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Doyle Hampton 51 of Beebe, Arkansas died January 30, 2010 at St. Vincent Medical Center North.  Funeral service will be announced by Christian Way Funeral Home  3705 West 6th Street Pine BLuff, AR.



Joyce Ashley Sites

Feb 4th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Joyce Ashley Sites of Sheridan, Arkansas was born April 7, 1927 in Sheridan, the daughter of the late Drew Edward and Versie Jane Appling Ashley. She was an active member of the First United Methodist Church at Sheridan, where she was a choir member and secretary for 20 years of the United Methodist Women. [...]