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Council Approves Beginning Condemnation Process on Former Powell & Company Building

Jan 31st, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

BY LEE ‘CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
In a move to protect its citizens, the Beebe City Council Monday night during the regular monthly meeting, approved beginning the process of condemnation of the over 100-year old building which is owned by an out-of-state man.
As the council knows due to discussions over the past few months, the owner of the [...]



Andrew Scott Washington Almand

Jan 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

NEW BOSTON, TX.
Andrew Scott Washington Almand, age 20, a student at Arkansas State University at Beebe passed away January 13, 2013 in Simms, Texas as a result of an automobile accident.  Mr. Almand was born October 9, 1992 in Thousand Oaks, California.  He was a  Christian.
Survivors include his father, Scott Almand of Granbury, Texas, mother [...]



State Capitol Week in Review: By Senator Jonathan Dismang

Jan 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: News and Features

LITTLE ROCK –  After a busy opening week at the Capitol, the major issues of the 2013 regular legislative session began coming into focus.
In his State of the State speech to a joint session of the Senate and House, the governor outlined his legislative agenda.  At the top of the list was expansion of Medicaid [...]



Stolen Vehicle Recovered

Jan 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew reported that a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado pickup was stolen from the parking area of the C & C Conoco convenience store located at 1104 W. Mississippi Street on Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 16th.  The owner of the truck left it parked unattended outside of the store as he was working inside. [...]



Reaves Signs Baseball Letter With Lyon College

Jan 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Senior Badger 1st baseman and pitcher Cody Reaves signed a Letter of Intent to play collegiate baseball for Lyon College in Batesville on Wed., Jan. 16th at the Beebe High School Library. His teammates, friends and family were present for the occasion.  Reaves hopes to play those same positions for the Lyon College team. Head [...]



Inauguration for President Barack Obama Held Monday

Jan 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The ceremonial inauguration of America’s second-term black president, Barack Obama, was held Monday, Jan. 21st on the same date as Martin Luther King Day. The two events were celebrated together with marching bands, celebrity performances, dances and the obligatory speeches. The weather was sunny and in the mid-40’s - which was unusual for January in [...]



Arkansas Weekly Gas Price Update and Outlook

Jan 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Community

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Resolve to Eat Healthier – and Save Money, Too

Jan 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Community

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Understanding 401(k) Fees

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WCMC Announces Associate of the Quarter Nellie Evans Selected as Associate of the Quarter for the 1st Quarter of 2013

Jan 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Community

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