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Pee Wee Basketball Registration

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

Beebe Pee Wee Basketball registration is currently underway for boys and girls in grades one through six. Forms may be picked up at the schools office or at the Central Office. Registration deadline is Friday, November 8th.



Badgers Lose First Conference Game

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Sports

BY C. MICHAEL LONG
Staff Sports Photojournalist
(Wynne) – The Badger football team traveled to Wynne, to face the Yellowjackets, for a 5-A East showdown on Friday night October11th, looking for their third straight Conference win, but came up short at the end of the night, by the score of 59-28.
The Badgers racked up 454 yards of [...]



Harding University to Host Israeli Archaeologist

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

SEARCY, Ark. — Harding University’s College of Bible and Ministry will host Dr. Gabriel Barkay, an archaeologist from Israel, Oct. 22. He will make a free presentation titled “Recent Discoveries in Jerusalem” at 7 p.m. in Cone Chapel on the University’s campus.
Since 1970, Barkay has focused on excavations in Jerusalem. He graduated from Hebrew University [...]



Annual Kiwanis Chili Supper Fund Raiser is Friday Night

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

The Beebe Kiwanis Club is hosting their annual Chili Supper on October 18, 2013 coinciding with Beebe High School Homecoming festivities. The supper will take place at the Junior High School Cafeteria from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.  Ticket costs are $5.00 for adults and $4.00 for elementary age children with children under 6 years of [...]



Beebe Chamber of Commerce to Hold 2nd Annual Coat Drive for Kids October 14th – December 9th

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

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 [...]



Beebe School Board Recognizes Student Achievements Highlights of Annual Report Given

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
The Beebe School Board met Monday night for their regular monthly meeting. This was the first meeting with two new school board members - Clay Goff, who ran unopposed, and Janet Hines, who was appointed to fill the seat of Lucy Mahoney - who resigned. Hines is a former school board member [...]



AETN ‘Outdoor Hotline: Totally Deer’ airs Oct. 17

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

Call-in special provides updated information, deer season forecast, tips for local hunters
CONWAY, Ark. (AETN) — A new episode of “Outdoor Hotline,” airs on the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) Thursday, Oct. 17, at 7 p.m. The program addresses the latest information on the upcoming hunting season, updated regulations and habitat restoration.
Scheduled guests include Arkansas Game [...]



Eagle Awarenesss at Bull Shoals White River State Park

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

By Julie Lovett, Park Interpreter
Eagle Awareness Weekend, January 10th and 11th, 2014.
Make your plans now!
They say the sight of a Bald Eagle can touch your soul… join us during Eagle Awareness Weekend at Bull Shoals-White River State Park and see if the Bald Eagle touches your soul.
The Bald Eagle is not only our national symbol, [...]



Toy Shoppe Express Train Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting November 1st

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

The public & media are invited to attend a ribbon cutting and special grand opening celebration of the  Toy Shoppe Express Train on November 1st, 11:45 am, at the Branson Landing.  The Toy Shoppe Express Train is located around the Majestic 50 foot tall Christmas Tree and Santa’s Treehouse in front of the fountains at [...]



66th Annual Original Ozark Folk Festival Full Schedule Announced

Oct 17th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

The country’s longest continuously running folk festival returns for the 66th annual Original Ozark Folk Festival on October 23rd through 27th in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. It will include the Queen’s Contest, Barefoot Ball, Singer/Songwriter Contest, free music, arts and crafts demonstrations, the Folk Festival Parade, and this year, the taping of two world-wide broadcasts of [...]