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What’s Left?

Aug 26th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

All of you who read this column know that I am a huge animal lover. You probably thought, just cats. But that is not true. I pretty much like (love) all animals - except snakes. Anyway, I have been taking pictures at the animal shelter off and on lately. There are some magnificent dogs down [...]

What’s Left?

Aug 19th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

First of all - I’d like to thank the Beebe Police for quickly responding to my call(s) on Tuesday. They came out twice as our alarm service was telling us we had an intruder. Didn’t find one but me, Smith & Wesson and my doberman pincher’s Killer and Cujo are on the look-out.  It’s always [...]

Clinton Hockett

Aug 19th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Clinton Hockett of Beebe died Friday, August 13, 2010.  He is survived by his wife Eugenia Pickett Hockett.
Visitation was Sunday at Beebe Church of Christ and 1:00 – 2:00 Monday at Rison Church of Christ with funeral services at 2:00 p.m., Monday.    Arrangements under direction of Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home (501)843-5816.  Please sign the online [...]

Cedric Wayne Bogard, Jr.

Aug 19th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Cedric Wayne Bogard, Jr., age 18, of Hickory Plains, passed away on Saturday, August 7, 2010. He was born June 2, 1992 in Searcy to Michelle Bottorff & Cedric Bogard, Sr.
He is preceded in death by his grandmother Brenda Bottorff; great-aunt Bobbie Ogle; and great-uncle Bud Ogle.
He is survived by his parents Michelle Bottorff [...]

What’s Left?

Aug 12th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I think the pertinent phrase for this summer is, “It’s Hot!” Every time I think about something I want to do or need to do, that phrase pops into my mind, “It’s Hot!”  Or maybe it should be “It’s too hot!”  Either way, it pretty well dictates what you do and if you decide to [...]

Randy Hampton Johnston

Aug 12th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Randy Hampton Johnston, age 64 of Beebe, died August 6, 2010. He was employed by Gandy Company in Lovington, New Mexico. Randy is survived by one son, Patrick Johnston of Beebe; one daughter, Maggie Connelly of Humble, Texas; one brother, Ricky Johnston of Denver City, Texas; one sister, Rennia Johnston of Conway, Arkansas; five grandchildren, [...]

Jestina Gross

Aug 12th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Jestina Gross, 97, of Beebe, Arkansas, was born February 11, 1913, to Luther and Ola (Crowell) Williams, and she went to be with the Lord Sunday, August 8, 2010.  She was a precious, godly woman who lived a Christian example for us all.
She is survived by one daughter, Joyce Almon and husband Odell of [...]

What’s Left?

Aug 5th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I decided to share pictures of my avocado frog - well, really, it is a frog that has taken up residence in my potted avocado plant which is on our patio. The frog jumped in there just a short time after we put the avocado out for the summer and he burrows down in the [...]

Berta “Cissie” Hall

Aug 5th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Berta “Cissie” Hall, 69, of Beebe, died on Saturday, July 31, 2010. She was born in Dewitt, Arkansas to the late Hap and Flo Hazzard in 1941.  She was a lifelong Methodist. Cissie was a devoted teacher for over thirty-two years. She loved reading and doing crossword puzzles, but her favorite past time was spoiling [...]