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Lady Badgers Go Extra Innings For Win

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Sports

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By C. Michael Long
Staff Sports Writer
The Lady Badgers had to go two extra innings Monday April 9, but came out victorious against a stubborn Harding Academy team, 1-0. The Lady Badgers won on a fielder’s choice by Megan Davlin that scored Madelyn Poe in the bottom of the 9th inning. (Madelyn had started [...]

BHS 11-12 March Students-of-the-Month

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Education

Samantha King has been chosen by the faculty as the senior student-of-the-month for March at Beebe High School. She is the daughter of Sheila Barkowsky and Mark King. Samantha is a two-year athletic trainer assistant for the Beebe Badger football team and enjoys attending the games, practices, and team camps. Samantha is a member of [...]

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Education

CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas STEM Institute is seeking 25 educators in grades 3-5 to join the STEM Core Team. This grant-funded, professional development program offers educators invaluable training and classroom materials in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
The ten-day training will offer grade-level appropriate resources and professional development activities in [...]

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

(Rogers,AR)   I’ll Fly Away Music Group will be bringing the next Brumley Music Jam to Van Buren, AR on April 28th, 2012.  The Jam will consist of a train ride on the Arkansas & Missouri railroad at 11:00a.m., followed by an evening show at the intimate, yet legendary King Opera House in the historic [...]

When the General Met the King By Roger Campbell

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Religion

More than thirty years have passed since I met the general, an unforgettable meeting
that took place as the result of answering a classified ad.
We had just moved into a new home, our first with a formal dining room, and were looking for a china cabinet.  Since couldn’t afford a new one, we searched the classifieds [...]

Today’s Word with Joel Osteen Ministries

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Religion

The Ability to Believe
“…God has dealt to each one a measure of faith”
(Romans 12:3, NKJV)
TODAY’S WORD from Joel and Victoria
One of the greatest abilities God has given each one of us is our ability to believe. If you believe God’s Word, you can be successful. If you believe God’s Word, you can overcome mistakes [...]

John Stroud

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

John Stroud, 50, of Ward, Arkansas, was born January 6, 1962, at Irving, Texas, to Robbie and Olga (Vranich) Stroud, and he died Wednesday, April 18, 2012.  He was a Christian, a member of Beebe First United Methodist Church and worked for the State of Arkansas, Department of Finance and Administration for twenty-nine years.  He [...]

Nova Lee Bolin-Byrd

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Nova Lee Bolin-Byrd, of Beebe, Arkansas, was born December 21, 1932 and went to be with the Lord on April 22, 2012.
She is survived by her husband of fifty-eight years, Clarence Byrd; three children: Arnold (Joann) Byrd of Austin, Marcy (Bob) Long of Bald Knob, and Pamela Redding of Beebe; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; [...]

Marion Dewey Poole

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

June 28, 1945 - April 18, 2012
Marion Dewey Poole, 66, of Cabot, died Wednesday, April 18, 2012. He was born June 28, 1945 in Newport, to the late Marion and Ethel Mae Young Poole. Mr. Poole served in the United States Air Force as a small arms instructor before becoming an air traffic controller. [...]

Marion Rose Robinson

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Marion Rose Robinson, 75, of McRae, Arkansas, was born April 18, 1937 and died Saturday April 21, 2012. Rose is survived by, a son Bobby and wife, Janet of Beebe. Funeral service was April 24, 2012 at Westbrook Funeral Home with burial in Antioch Cemetery.