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Sam C. Herrin, Jr.

Aug 22nd, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Sam C. Herrin, Jr., 80, of Antioch, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on August 18, 2012.  Surviving are his beloved wife of fifty-eight years, Patricia Hocott Herrin; two sons and their wives, Steven and Sheran Herrin, and Joey and Kristi Herrin; one daughter, Paula Herrin, all of Antioch; six grandchildren, [...]



Johnie Franklin Steward

Aug 22nd, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Johnie Franklin Steward, 81, of McRae, died August 16, 2012. He was born August 27, 1930. Survivors include his wife, Trudy Steward; daughters, Melissa Morrison and Lori Willard. Memorial Services were held August 19, 2012 at Powell Funeral Home Chapel in Bald Knob.



Reeda McDonald Thrasher

Aug 22nd, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Reeda McDonald Thrasher, 75 of Kensett, passed away August 17, 2012. She was born June 23, 1937. Survivors include husband, Gene Thrasher; two daughters, Sheila Horton and Patricia Kimmel; two sisters, Beatrice Moore of Beebe and Ila Williams; two brothers, Tom McDonald and Max McDonald. Services August 20, 2012 at Roller-Daniel Funeral Home with interment [...]



William Lewis Mosley

Aug 22nd, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

William Lewis Mosley, 59, Beebe, died August 14, 2012.
Survivors include wife, Patricia; three children; and eight grandchildren.
Visitation: 6:00-8:00PM on August 16, 2012, at Arkansas Funeral Care, 2620 W Main St. Jacksonville, with service: 10:00AM on August 17, 2012, at Arkansas Funeral Care.
Arrangements by Arkansas Funeral Care, Jacksonville.



Josiphine Van Pelt Dean

Aug 22nd, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Josiphine Van Pelt Dean died August 20, 2012.  She is survived by a son, Brian O’Rourke and wife, Barbara; granddaughter, Jessica O’Rourke and many nieces and nephews. Josiphine is preceded in death by; father, Corbitt Van Pelt; mother, Bessie Eldora Champlin Van Pelt; sisters, Ines Duncan, Katie Welch; daughter, Kathryn O’Rourke, and grandson, Christopher O’Rourke.
The [...]



Beebe School District Open House

Aug 16th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Education

August 16th,
from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.



What’s Left?

Aug 16th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Well, the Olympics are over - finally. I say that because, really, could you believe how long the opening ceremony was and then how long and somewhat confusing the closing ceremony was?  Do you say, “That was so British?”  I don’t know - but I did watch many, many, many hours of Olympic coverage of [...]



Felony Plea and Arrest

Aug 16th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew reports that Kenneth D. Parr, 49, of Beebe entered a guilty plea on August 8th, 2012 in the White County Circuit Court to 2nd Degree Sexual Assault of a nine year old female. Parr was sentenced to 15 years in the Arkansas Department of Corrections.  The case was investigated by [...]



White County District Court Beebe Department July, 2012

Aug 16th, 2012 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Traffic:
Dismissed 7
Nolle Prosequi 12
Civil Penalty 8
No Prf of Ins 12
DWI Guilty 4
Convictions:
Careless/Pro Dr 4
Def Headlight 1
Def Speed 3
Dr Wrong Way 1
Dr w/CDL Sus 3
DL Sus DWI 5
Dr w/DL Sus       9
Expired Tags 2
Fail to Pay Reg 2
Failure to Signal 1
Failure to Stop 1
Lv Accident 1
No72 Hr. Tr Per [...]



Fall Fest Set for Oct. 20th

Aug 16th, 2012 | By admin | Category: News and Features

The Beebe Chamber of Commerce has announced that Fall Fest will be held this year on Oct. 20th, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. For more information contact Tracy Lightfoot at 501-827-0353.