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El Paso E.H. Club Holds Christmas Party

Dec 26th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Community

The El Paso Extension Homemakers Club met Monday, December 16th in the beautifully decorated home of President Janet Blansett, who served as hostess for the annual Christmas brunch and party.  After the meal, a short business meeting was held with members reporting 298 volunteer hours.  The group then enjoyed many laughs while exchanging Christmas ornaments [...]



“Fill the Truck” Arrives at Distribution Point for Angel Tree Donations

Dec 26th, 2013 | By admin | Category: News and Features

The “Fill the Truck” and Coat Drive was a partnership between Walmart, Beebe Chamber of Commerce, Beebe Fire Department and Beebe Police Department. More than $5,700 in monetary donations was collected ($674 collected on-site at the event at Walmart, $900 Walmart grant, $1,700 donated through the City of Beebe for the McAfee family and $2,500 [...]



Council Approves 2014 Budget; Includes 3% Salary Increase for City Employees, Elected Officials

Dec 26th, 2013 | By admin | Category: News and Features

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE
Editor/Publisher
In their regular monthly meeting held Monday night, Dec. 16th, the Beebe City Council approved the 2014 Budget which includes a 3% salary increase for city employees and elected officials.
In other action, the council heard an informational report from Leslie Richardson on the city possibly joining the Arkansas Downtown Network - a [...]



Ex-Reserve Deputy of Lonoke Co., Charged in Wife’s Death

Dec 26th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

Sharae Bryant has relatives in Beebe
Charlie Bryant, a former reserve deputy with the Lonoke County sheriff’s office was charged with capital murder Thursday, Dec. 19th in the shooting death of his wife, according to the Ark. State Police.
At about 8:30 a.m. Thursday, authorities were called to a home at 31 Watercrest North in Austin, AR, [...]



Sharae Elizabeth Bryant

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

Sharae Elizabeth Bryant age 34, of Austin, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, December 19, 2013.  She was born on November 27, 1979 in Little Rock, Arkansas.  She was a mother who adored and lived for her children; her four kids were the center-piece of her world.  Moreover, she loved God with all [...]



Faron Jacob Partlow

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

Faron Jacob Partlow, age 41, of Malvern, died Friday, December 13, 2013.  He was born in Riverside, California on March 20, 1972 to Gary Partlow and the late Wanda Faye Mabrey Partlow.  He was reared and educated mostly in Arkansas, but, being a child of the military, spent time in Virginia Beach, Virginia, Corpus Christi, [...]



Robbie J. Webb

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

Robbie J. Webb died December 21, 2013.
Visitation will be Thursday, December 26, 2013 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Westbrook Funeral Home. Funeral is Friday, December 27, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Westbrook Funeral Home. Burial at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements by Westbrook, a Smith Family Funeral Home.  www.SmithFamilyCares.com



Linda Weeks

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

Linda Weeks, 59, of Beebe, Arkansas, died Tuesday, December 17, 2013.
Visitation was at noon Friday, December 20, 2013, at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe, with funeral to follow at 2:00 p.m.  Burial is in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements by Westbrook, a Smith Family Funeral Home.  www.SmithFamilyCares.com



The 12 Babies of Christmas Bundles of Joy Born in the WCMC New Life Center

Dec 19th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Community

On the 3rd day of December, New Life Center nurses at White County Medical Center celebrated the births of 12 beautiful babies born within the first three days of the month. As a gift to the new parents, the WCMC Auxiliary presented the babies with a cheery Christmas cap.
New Life Center Clinical Director Tracy Bolton, [...]



AHPP Offers Free Grant Writing Workshop January 9, 2014

Dec 19th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

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