Archive for October 2013

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Time Again to Shop for the Best Medicare Deal

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

By Bob Moos/Southwest public affairs officer for the     Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Now’s the time for Arkansas residents with Medicare to check their health and drug coverage for 2014.
Medicare’s open enrollment period runs from Oct. 15 until Dec. 7.
Open enrollment is the best time to make sure your health and drug plans [...]



Cooking Italian and Thanksgiving Style at an Outdoor Dutch Oven Workshop

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

The Alzheimer’s Arkansas Walk in McRae will be held at the Beebe Middle School campus of Beebe Public Schools on October 26, 2013.  The middle school’s physical address is 308 N. Wilkes, 72102.  Registration begins at 8:30am and the Walk begins at 10:00am with a short program by the principal of the Beebe Middle [...]



Wheeler-Luck to Wed November 9th

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

Mrs. Julie Wheeler of Higginson, and Mr. Jerem Harvey of Beebe are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Ashlee Danielle Wheeler to Daniel Blake Luck of Beebe, son of James and Beth Luck of Beebe.
The bride to be is a 2010 graduate of ASU Searcy and is employed with Dollar [...]



Beebe Transportation Supervisor Invents Lights That Could Save Many Lives This is National School Bus Safety Week

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

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Badgers Scalp Chickasaws At Homecoming

Oct 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

The Badger football team got back on the winning track on Homecoming night 2013 – Friday night,  October 18th, against the Blytheville Chickasaws at Bro. Erwin Stadium, Wooten  Field. The Badgers defeated the Chickasaws, 35-12, with a powerful ground attack.
The Badgers took advantage of two costly Chickasaw turnovers (while only turning the ball over once, [...]



Beebe High School 9-10 September Students-of-the-Month

Oct 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

Shaynie Majors  is a freshman at Beebe High School. She is the daughter of Kristi Simpson and Jeremy Majors. Shaynie is a first year member of the BHS FFA Show Team and is the current Jr. Advisor. Shaynie participated in the County and State fairs where she received a 2nd, 4th, and 8th places for [...]



Beebe Chamber of Commerce to Hold 2nd Annual Coat Drive for Kids Oct.14th – Dec. 9th  

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

In cooperation with Beebe Public Schools, the Beebe Chamber of Commerce will hold their 2nd Annual Coat Drive for Kids October 14th – December 9th, 2013 to assist local children in need this winter.
Donations of clean, new and gently used coats, jackets, sweaters, scarves, gloves and hats will be accepted at the following locations:
Beebe City [...]



The 2013 Annual Beebe Christmas Parade Scheduled for Saturday, December 7th

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

Presented by the Beebe Chamber of Commerce, the 2013 Annual Beebe Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 7th at 6 p.m.
This year’s parade theme is “Candy Christmas” and all float entries must be lighted. Floats will be judged in four categories: Commercial, Educational, Civic & Religious. Awards will be given in each category. [...]



Hoben J. Rogers

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

Hoben J. Rogers, age 95, of Lindsay, Oklahoma, died October 16, 2013.  Formerly of Beebe, Hoben was a son of the late Gertrude Hoben Rogers, and the late Alvah Garfield Rogers, who were long time Beebe residents.  He was a 1935 honor graduate of Beebe High School and also of Beebe Junior College in 1937. [...]



What’s Left?

Oct 24th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Wow!  It really feels like Fall with these cool temperatures.  I’m glad we got Homecoming out of the way before the cool spell came in. Although - it was a little damp Homecoming night with sporadic light rain coming down during the royalty presentation. But it didn’t put a damper on any of the Homecoming [...]