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Beebe FFA Raises the Bar at 2013 State FFA Convention

Jun 20th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

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Arkansas Extension Homemakers Receives $100 Membership Increase Award

Jun 20th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

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Beebe Badger Baseball Camp was held June 12 - 14 at Gillam Field

Jun 20th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

The Beebe Badger Baseball camp was held June 12 - 14 at Gillam Field. The first two days the participants learned baseball fundamentals in areas of hitting, pitching, fielding, and catching. The third day was packed with competition that included home run derby, strongest arm, best defense, and fastest time running bases. The third day [...]



Three Rivers District Cub Scout Day Camp was held June 10 - 13 at the Beebe City Ball Park

Jun 20th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

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by Kim Roberts
Quapaw Area Council, Three Rivers District Cub Scout day camp was held at the Beebe City ball park June 10th – 14th.  The theme of the day camp was “Rodeo Daze”.  Cub scouts 1st- 5th grade enjoyed earning belt loops for archery, BB guns, flag football, kickball, geology, wildlife conservation, swimming, [...]



Hwy. 67/167 Accident June 7th Injures Two People

Jun 20th, 2013 | By admin | Category: News and Features

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
At approximately 7:24 a.m., Friday, June 7th, a truck driven by  Ioan Feier, 51, of Hot Springs, left the southbound roadway on Hwy. 67/167 and traveled several hundred feet in the median before landing his 2005 GM flatbed truck partially submerged in Bull Creek around the 31 mile marker. He was rescued [...]



Successful Benefit 5k Walk/Run Held

Jun 20th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

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BHS Cheerleaders Win Awards at Cheer Camp

Jun 20th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

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Jacksonville’s Inaugural FestiVille

Jun 13th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

JACKSONVILLE, Ark.  – The Jacksonville Parks and Recreation department will host FestiVille, a new and free community event, June 21 – 22 in Dupree Park (1700 Redmond Rd, Jacksonville).
This new festival will feature carnival rides and games, food vendors, a fishing derby, 5k and 1k fun run, CAVBC volleyball tournament, a Canine Cutie Contest, Mr. [...]



M*A*S*H* Camps Set for 28 Communities

Jun 13th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

LITTLE ROCK — M*A*S*H (Medical Applications of Science for Health) camps will be held in 28 communities throughout Arkansas this summer. Returning to the lineup this year after recent absences are camps in Blytheville, Crossett and Newport.
The two-week M*A*S*H camps are designed to expose rising high-school juniors and seniors to healthcare-related vocations. Most of the [...]



3-Vehicle Crash Requires Water Rescue by Beebe Police and Fire Volunteers Beebe Asst. Fire Chief Rick Jackson and other volunteers pull victim from water-filled cab of truck

Jun 13th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
 An official report  of   this accident was not available from the Ark. State Police at press time but according to information from people on the scene,  Beebe Police, Beebe Fire First Responders and other volunteers responded to an accident around 7 a.m. Friday, June 7,  involving a southbound  truck on Hwy. 67/167 [...]