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Beebe School Board Meeting June 10th

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

Proposed Agenda
Beebe Public School District
Regular Board Meeting
Beebe Middle School, McRae Campus
June 10, 2013
6:30 P.M.
Prior to the monthly board meeting in June, the board will take a tour of the new Middle School Building on the McRae Campus.  Due to the holiday, the July Board Meeting will be held the 3rd Monday.
I.Call to Order  -  6:30 [...]

Summer’s Here! Come Out to the City Pool to Cool Off!

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

The city swimming pool is now open with hours: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday 12:00 - 5:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 12:00 - 9:00 p.m.  Saturday 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. (private parties only after 3 p.m.). Tuesdays 12:00 - 9:00 p.m. Children 17 and under SWIM FREE provided by First Security Bank.
General Admission: $4 [...]

Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Events for June 2013 Announced

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

LITTLE ROCK—Living history demonstrations, a national Underground Railroad conference, lectures and exhibits around the state are among the events the ACWSC has sanctioned for June 2013, ACWSC Chairman Tom Dupree announced today. A complete listing of scheduled sesquicentennial activities, as well as additional information on the activities listed below, can be found at
Civil War [...]

Cereal Drive Successful!

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: News and Features

Beebe Christian Outreach Center received donations of 2,450  boxes of cereal over the past week from several local churches and students of Beebe High School. Without the help of the local community donating to the Summer Cereal Drive, many children in the local area would go hungry. Thanks to all that donated to this very [...]

Opportunities Abound on Free Fishing Weekend

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

LITTLE ROCK – “The best things in life are free,” the old song tells us, and a strong example is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Free Fishing Weekend – noon on Friday, June 7, to midnight on Sunday, June 9.
No licenses will be required for anyone in that period. Anyone includes Arkansas residents, out-of-state [...]

$1,000 White Bass Caught on Lake Hamilton

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

HOT SPRINGS – You don’t need a ton of expensive fishing equipment to score big in the $60,000 2013 Hot Springs Fishing Challenge.
Hot Springs resident Tom Kimmerly landed a $1,000 white bass money fish while fishing on Lake Hamilton with a $1.96 shad lure he bought at Wal-Mart.
Kimmerly was out fishing with his son, Skyler, [...]

Wedding Wackiness at Cabot Community Theatre!

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

Cabot Community Theatre is presenting a weekend of wedding wackiness June 21st and 22nd!
A performance of the one act “Here Comes the Bride… And There Goes the Groom” is scheduled for Friday night. Millie Compton’s fiance bolts from the altar, leaving everyone trying to figure out why. The wedding just might go on, but not [...]

NRCS Accepting Applications for Wildlife Habitat Incentives  

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

LITTLE ROCK – Farmers and landowners statewide have until June 14 to submit applications to receive cost-share assistance to implement conservation activities through the Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program for the 2013 program year.
In addition to statewide funding, WHIP funding is also available through the USDA Strike Force Initiative in the following counties: Arkansas, Bradley, Chicot, [...]

2013 10th Annual Beebe Community Doubles Tennis Tournament

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

The 10th Annual Beebe Community Doubles Tennis Tournament will be June 7th through the 9th.  This is a tournament where  everyone is grouped by men’s doubles, women’s doubles, and mixed doubles, regardless of USTA rank (you don’t have to be a USTA member), or by age.   Players must be at least rising 8th graders. [...]

Beebe Junior High School April/May Students-of-the-Month

Jun 6th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

The faculty at Beebe Junior High has chosen Mezthly Pena as the April Student of the Month.  Mezthly is a 7th grader and is the daughter of Lizden Pena and Patricia Gauna. She has one brother, Hazlitt Pena.
Mezthly is a member of drama, FBLA, and the gifted and talented program. Outside of school, she enjoys [...]