Archive for November 2012

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Hunting Out of Permanent Blinds Not Allowed on WMAs

Nov 21st, 2012 | By admin | Category: Sports

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Arkansas’s 15th Elk Hunt takes on a British Flavor

Nov 21st, 2012 | By admin | Category: Sports

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Former B-Mart Property is Sight of New Wilbur D. Mills Co-op Professional Development Center

Nov 21st, 2012 | By admin | Category: News and Features

The property on E. Illinois which was formerly B-Mart Garden Center is now just an empty lot which will soon be transformed into a new $750,000 Professional Development Center for Wilbur D.  Mills Co-op. The 7,000 sq. ft. building will be added to the other properties which the Co-op owns on Main Street, according to [...]



Proposed Agenda Beebe Public Schools

Nov 15th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Education

Regular Board Meeting
Beebe School District Board Room
November 19, 2012
6:30 P.M.
I. Call to Order
II. Open Session (6:30)
III. Approval of Agenda
INFORMATIONAL REPORTS
A. FCCLA Report – Ms. Deborah Knox, Advisor and Chloe Breckenridge, Arkansas State FCCLA President
B. Report Badger ESchool – Ms. Brandy Dillin
IV. Personnel
A.        Resignations
B. Employment
V. Consent Agenda (Minutes and Financial Statement)
VI.   [...]



Beebe High School 9-10 Evacuated Due to Suspected Explosives

Nov 15th, 2012 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Monday afternoon Beebe 9-10 students got an unexpected break around 2:40 p.m. as teachers found what was thought to be commercial fireworks. The items were found in a student’s backpack. The Ark. State Police came to the school and evaluated the suspected commercial fireworks and agreed with the school officials on the identify of the [...]



Beebe Native Cody Belew Competing on “The Voice”

Nov 15th, 2012 | By admin | Category: News and Features

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Veterans Day Celebrated Hosted by American Legion Post 91

Nov 15th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The commemoration of Veterans Day was held in Beebe on the 11th month, 11th day but not at the 11th hour - but at 1 p.m. because the day fell on Sunday. The event was hosted by the American Legion Post 91 and was attended by about 100 people including a portion of the high [...]



What’s Left?

Nov 15th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Opinion

This was a strange year with Veterans Day falling on a Sunday. I know lots of people commemorated it on Friday and some on Monday but here in the city we commorated it on Veterans Day - Sunday, Nov. 11th.  We did hold it at 1 p.m. instead of 11 a.m. - so that people [...]



Guy Allen “Shots” Armentrout, Jr.

Nov 15th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Guy Allen “Shots” Armentrout, Jr., age 47, of Beebe died Thursday November 8, 2012. He is survived by his wife, Janet; four children and four grandchildren. Cremation arrangements by Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe with services at a later date.
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Ethel Hope Kirk Carter

Nov 15th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Ethel Hope Kirk Carter, 88, of Searcy, Arkansas, passed away November 7, 2012. Born in Beebe, Arkansas on June 11, 1924 and a graduate of Beebe High School.  Survivors include her brother, Earl Kirk and sister, Zella Brooks. Funeral service was November 10, 2012, burial at Cleburne County Memorial Gardens in Heber Springs.