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Tractor Drive Event

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

Little Red River Antique Tractor Club will have a tractor drive on



Center on the Square to Present “The Dining Room”

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

Starting May 25 and running through June 10,  Center on the Square will be presenting The Dining Room, a nostalgic look back on a bygone era, written by A.R. Gurney and directed by Carla Fuller.



There’s a Rumble in the Treetops at the Dixie Stampede

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

By Lisa Ahne
Feature Writer
The Dixie Stampede in Branson, MO opened its 18th season this year with a new event. The Rumble in the Treetops lumberjack competition. The four event relay race gives the teams from the North and the



Bushwhackers and Scallywags – Civil War on the Sylamore

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

In the 1850’s the Ozarks were a land full of promise for many families who moved here to homestead and raise their families. Politics and conflict were far from their minds as they cut timber to build houses and fences. When word of the troubles in the outside world reached them, many of them just [...]



How to be Enriched by Remembering By Roger Campbell

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Religion

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, was first celebrated on May 30, 1868 on an order from General John Logan.  In 1882, the name was changed to Memorial Day.  Surprisingly, this day to honor loved ones who have died and share in patriotic services didn’t become a national holiday until 1971.
Originally a day set aside [...]



Today’s Word with Joel Osteen Ministries

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Religion

A Flourishing Finish
TODAY’S SCRIPTURE
“Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus”
(Philippians 1:6, NIV)
TODAY’S WORD from Joel and Victoria
Everyone goes through seasons of disappointment or difficulty. We all have unexpected setbacks. Maybe you’re going through something right now that [...]



Joann Sheffield

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Joann Sheffield, age 75, died May 18, 2012. She is survived by her husband Ernest Sheffield, children Charles Richard Sheffield of Cabot, Rhonda Lynne Clark of Judsonia, and Gary Edward Sheffield of Beebe, 11 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, sisters Wilma Underwood of Jacksonville and Clara Hester of Tyler, Texas. Proceeding in death is a son [...]



Travis Turner Neal, Jr.

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Travis Turner Neal, Jr, age 57 of Little Rock passed away May 18, 2012. He was born May, 3, 1955. He graduated from Beebe High School in 1972. He is survived by his son, Marshall Neal and mother, Emma Lou Neal. Funeral services May 22, 2012. Interment at Pinecrest Memorial Park.



William “Bill” Calvin Quisenberry

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

William “Bill” Calvin Quisenberry, 64, of Beebe, born May 11, 1947, went to be with the Lord on May 18, 2012. Bill is survived by four step-daughters, all of Conway; one grandson, Ty Huffman of Beebe; four brothers; and two sisters. Services pending.



William Harry “Bud” Osborn

May 24th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

William Harry “Bud” Osborn, 83, of Searcy, Arkansas, departed this life Sunday, May 20, 2012 to meet his beloved Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Family will receive friends beginning at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe, with funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m.  Burial will be in Grissard Cemetery, El Paso, Arkansas.
www.westbrookfuneralhome.com