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ASU-Beebe: Chancellor’s and Vice Chancellor’s Lists

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

Two hundred thirty-five students earned academic achievement during the Spring 2013 semester at Arkansas State University-Beebe.
Students named to the Academic Chancellor’s and Vice Chancellor’s Lists were announced by Dr. Ted Kalthoff, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. The lists are composed of students attending classes at Beebe, Heber Springs, Searcy, and the Little Rock [...]

Arkansas State Explores Osteopathic Medical School in Jonesboro

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

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2013 Doubles Tennis Tournament Results June 7-9

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

Women’s Doubles
Division- Round Robin
Arielle Butler/Debbie Villemez def. Tristan Kersey/Kelli Kersey 6-0, 6-0
Tristan Kersey/Kelli Kersey def. Oliva Fredrick/Jordan Slayden 6-0, 6-0
Arielle Butler/Debbie Villemez def. Olivia Fredrick/Jordan Slayden 6-0, 6-0
Winners- Arielle Butler/Debbie Villemez
Runners-up Tristan Kersey/Kelli Kersey
Men’s Doubles Division
Round 1:
Guy Choate/Jacob White def. Chris Roberts/Mike Henson 6-4, 6-3
Greg Dills/Jared Dills def. PJ Sawatsky/Tyler Childress
Daniel Velasco/Landon Ashby def. Ned [...]

Highway Improvements

Jun 13th, 2013 | By admin | Category: News and Features

LITTLE ROCK (6-10) — The Arkansas State Highway Commission approved a bid for improvements to roadways in Cleburne, Independence, Izard, and White Counties.
The purpose of the project is to clean and paint the existing structural steel on the following:
• Highway 5 Bridge over the White River/Peppersauce Street in Calico Rock.
• Highway 16 over Little Red [...]

Arkansas Military Kids Camp

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

LITTLE ROCK – Junk drawer robotics, marshmallow trebuchets and cardboard boat racing are all in several days’ work for youth taking part in Operation: Military Kids Camps this summer.
Operation: Military Kids was the product of a partnership between the Department of Defense and the national 4-H program, one of the largest youth development programs in [...]

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 [...]

VBS Now Underway at Beebe First Baptist

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

Grab your tickets and head on over to Colossal Coaster World! Come join us as we experience the thrill and excitement of a day at the park! As we explore the park, kids will enter Worship Rally at the Main Gate and make their first stop at Coaster Alley for Bible study.
It’s Vacation Bible School [...]

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 [...]