Archive for July 2014

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Impact Martial Arts had Two Students Test for Major Rank on July 11th

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Sports

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Cabot Community Theatre Presents “Cheaper by the Dozen”

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

The cast of Cabot Community Theatre has been busy all summer rehearsing the upcoming performances of ” Cheaper by the Dozen’.The shows are August 8th-10th and 15th- 17th at 204 N. First Street in Cabot. This fresh , founded -in-fact comedy is a “once in a lifetime “opportunity.  The humor is genuine and delightful,the story […]



Search Warrant Nets Additional Charges for Beebe Woman

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: News and Features

Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew released the following information regarding felony drug charges on a local woman.  On Sunday, June  29th, 2014, Investigator Josh Middleton and Patrol Officer Quintin Eads effected the arrest of Tifani T. Fowler, 32, at her residence on Elm Street in Beebe.   A felony warrant had  been issued for Fowler’s […]



Box Tops for Education Event at Walmart

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Education

Wal-Mart and General Mills are partnering for the Back to School Event ‘Box top for Education (BTFE)’ now through September 1. Since 1996, the Box Tops for Education program has contributed more than $558 million to schools, and these funds have been used to purchase; playground equipment, band and art supplies, sports and band uniforms, […]



ASU-LRAFB:  Free Veterans’ Seminar August 1st

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Education

Arkansas State University-Little Rock Air Force Base, a degree center of ASU-Beebe, will present a free Veterans’ Educational Benefits Seminar on Friday, Aug. 1, at 9 a.m. at the Jacksonville-Little Rock AFB University Center. The seminar will provide information of interest to veterans and their families regarding veterans’ education benefits. Fall 2014 classes will begin […]



Free Adult Computer Classes Scheduled for Beebe

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Education

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What’s Left?

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Opinion

I am sad this week at the loss of my friend, Dr. Ruth Couch.  But I am not alone – there are so many people here in Beebe and around the state – that called Dr. Ruth Couch their friend. I first met Dr. Couch many years ago when she was my instructor at ASU-Beebe […]



Dr. Ruth Couch Passes From this Life

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Top Story

BY LEE “CAT” McLANE Editor/Publisher Dr. Ruth Couch, a  good friend of mine and many people in Beebe and around the state,  died this past week. She was very active in many different organizations and began her college teaching career at ASU-Beebe in 1971. In later years, she became the director of the Beebe Chamber […]



Beebe’s Col. James Treece Assumes Command as the 87th’s Brigade Commander

Jul 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: News and Features

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Catalpa Worms Give a Strong Boost to Summer Fishing

Jul 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Sports

LITTLE ROCK – Two words can help Arkansas anglers shake off the mid-summer fishing blues: Catalpa worm. Experienced anglers with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission agree that catalpa worms are superb for fishing in this area, especially for bream and catfish. Almost any species of bream – bluegill, red-eared and the others – go […]