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What’s Left?

May 27th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Well today (Wed.) is the big day for BP to possibly stop the oil leak  in the ocean off the coast of Louisiana. I pray that it gets stopped and that more help is sought for the clean-up.  I really hope, as almost everyone does, that the oil does not ruin anymore beaches or environments [...]



From Alaska

May 27th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

“You Can Go Home Again - Sorta”
Photos & Text By Doris Owen Ward
Landscapes and people change, but a few minutes with them restore the familiar and beloved. A reunion of Beebe High students of yesteryear on April 24 was such a time when we met at the ASU-BB cafeteria for a super serving of memories. [...]



Velma June Haugen

May 27th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Velma June Haugen, 84, died Tuesday, May 25, 2010 peacefully surrounded by loved ones. She was born June 12, 1925 in Enid, Oklahoma of Thomas Webb and Grace Ann Sheddy. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Harlan Haugen, two daughters, Patricia Burrows and Doreen Miller (John); her brother, Tom [...]



James C. Young

May 27th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

James C. Young, 69 of Beebe went to be with our Lord on Friday, May 21, 2010. He was a loving son, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. James was a retired farmer, enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, keeping his yard just right and fishing. He was the son of the late Willie and Minnie [...]



Dearl “Head” Weatherly

May 27th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Dearl “Head” Weatherly, age 59, of Beebe, passed away Thursday, May 13, 2010. He was born July 11, 1950 in Austin, Arkansas.
Dearl was a carpenter and a musician. Everyone who knew him loved to hear him play his guitar and sing. He was a member of the River of Life Church in Judsonia.
He was preceded [...]



Dean Mash

May 20th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Dean Mash, age 83, of Beebe, Arkansas, passed Saturday May 15, 2010.  She was born to William Henry and Lillie Mae (Killough) Dove.  Dean was Assembly of God and very active in her church and lives of her family and their friends, where she strived to make a difference.  Dean worked at the Ammunition Plant [...]



Robin Pipkin

May 20th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Robin Pipkin, 49, of El Paso, Arkansas, was born March 14, 1961, at Phoenix, Arizona, to Russell and Bonnie (Johnson) Stockman, and she passed Sunday, May 16, 2010.  She loved her family deeply and was loved by all.
Robin is survived by her husband of thirty years, Eddy Pipkin of El Paso; three children, Teddy Pipkin [...]



Ardyce L. Baird

May 20th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Ardyce L. Baird, 76, of Beebe, Arkansas, died Tuesday, May 11, 2010.  She was born October 9, 1933 at Pigeon Falls, Wisconsin, and at the age of nine moved to North Hollywood, California.  Ardyce moved to Beebe in 1976.  She was a housewife and was a member of Hope Lutheran Church in Jacksonville.
Ardyce is survived [...]



Sunshine Arnstein Manning

May 20th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Sunshine Arnstein Manning passed away on May 12, 2010 at the end of a long illness.  Born in Floyd, Arkansas on August 26, 1920, she is survived by her children:  Gerald Manning of Austin, TX; Cindy Rowland of Round Rock, TX; Sarah Hughey of Round Rock, TX and Susan Maberry of Lee Summit, MO.
She was [...]



What’s Left?

May 20th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Me and Little Buddy at the end of our 8-week doggy obedience class. OK - to be truthful - he didn’t pass - well, he kind of did. He passed everything except lying down for 3 minutes. He’s just a puppy, he can’t stay still for 3 minutes! He was the only “stud” in the [...]