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Beebe JH Students Visit BRC

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

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Beebe Middle School – Helping Students Achieve in the 21st Century

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

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Petit Jean State Park Holds Halloween Costume Dance

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

By: BT Jones
Park Interpreter
On Saturday, October 27, 2012, Petit Jean State Park will offer a Halloween Harvest Costume Dance at the Rec Hall at 6:00 pm.  There will be games and activities for children, refreshments and a bluegrass band called Jackgrass making the music. The event will last about 2 hours.
The Halloween Harvest Dance is [...]



William H. VanPelt

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

William H. VanPelt, Sr., 75, of Batesville, Arkansas died October 17, 2012. He is survived by his wife, Ruby VanPelt of Batesville; one son, Willy VanPelt of McRae; daughter, Teresa Rinehart of Bryant.  Graveside service October 20, 2012, at Lebanon Cemetery.



Bentley Ross Jones

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

Bentley Ross Jones, infant son of Jason and Crystal Jones of Beebe, died Tuesday, October 16, 2012. Private services were conducted by Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe.



What’s Left?

Oct 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Opinion

When you write a column every week you are constantly taking note of things that happen during the day so that you can write about them in your column. Now, when I say “taking note” I wish I meant actually writing it down as a reminder because that is what you need to do to [...]



Early Voting for General Election Began Monday

Oct 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: News and Features

LITTLE ROCK – Early voting for the General Election begins Monday, Oct. 22, Secretary of State Mark Martin reminded voters today.
“The number of early voters in Arkansas has increased every year,” Martin said. “By voting early during the next two weeks, Arkansans can avoid long lines on Election Day.”
County clerks and county boards of election [...]



Early Voting in Beebe is Oct. 24 and 25

Oct 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Early Voting begins Oct. 22 at the courthouse in Searcy, from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Mon. through Friday and from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday.
Off site early voting will be held in Beebe at the City Hall at 321 N. Elm on Oct. 24 and Oct. 25 from 8 a.m. until 6 [...]



Gov. Beebe to Attend BBQ Dinner for Judy Riley

Oct 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Governor Mike Beebe will be featured speaker at a barbeque dinner supporting Judy Riley in “The Red Barn” in El Paso.  Beginning at 5:30 p.m., Monday, October 29, the event will be held at 1300 El Paso Road, 3 miles north of El Paso.  The public is welcome; dress is casual! For more information and [...]



Beebe Fall Fest Held Saturday

Oct 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Perfect weather brings out hundreds of people to enjoy food, fun, crafts