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Youth Basketball Registration

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Sports

Sign up for Beebe Peewee Basketball will run through Monday, November 3rd. Registration forms will be sent home by the students or they may be obtained through the schools central office. Girls and boys in grades one through six are encouraged to participate.



Badgers Fly Past War Eagles!

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Sports

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White Co. Single Parent 2014 Scholar/Donor Reception Held

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Education

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Charles Dean Spradlin

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Obituaries

Charles Dean Spradlin, age 74, of Beebe, Arkansas died October 23, 2014.  He was born January 19, 1940 at Pearcy, Arkansas to George Spradlin and Vera (Permenter) Spradlin.  He was retired from industrial maintenance and continued working full time as a farmer until his death.  He married Anna Belle Liles June 20, 1957. Charles was […]



Raymon Jerrell Hefner

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Obituaries

Raymon Jerrell Hefner was born in Antioch, Arkansas on October 5, 1932, to Lonnie and Vela Hefner.  Jerrell went home to his forever home with the Lord on October 21, 2014. Jerrell was a long-time member of the Antioch Baptist Church.  Jerrell loved his church and over the years, served faithfully in many capacities, as […]



Pursuit Ends in Arrest

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: News and Features

Assistant Chief Ron Lewis released the following information regarding a pursuit. On Thursday, October 2nd, 2014, Beebe Police Chief Wayne Ballew observed a Commerical Box type Ford E-350 truck parked at a residence on East Georgia Street. The Chief noted that the vehicle had a Texas license plate displayed on the rear of the vehicle. […]



Potential Data Breach at ASU-Beebe

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Education

Arkansas State University-Beebe issued a precautionary notice of a potential data breach regarding personally identifiable information of students and employees at its campuses located in Beebe, Heber Springs, Searcy and the Little Rock Air Force Base. The infected server did not contain credit card information for any current or former student or employee. On October […]



Raymon Jerrell Hefner

Oct 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Obituaries

Raymon Jerrell Hefner was born in Antioch, Arkansas on October 5, 1932, to Lonnie and Vela Hefner. Jerrell went home to his forever home with the Lord on October 21, 2014. Jerrell was a long-time member of the Antioch Baptist Church. Jerrell loved his church and over the years, served faithfully in many capacities, as […]



Beebe Fall Festival Held Saturday, Oct. 18th at City Ballpark

Oct 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Top Story

Perfect weather contributed to the good crowds attending the all-day Beebe Fall Festival which, for the first time, was held at the Beebe City Ballpark. The entertainers began at 9 a.m. and continued through 9 p.m. that night. They included: The Lighthouse Trio, The Front Porch Pickers, Chris Fulmer, River City Overdrive, Victoria Taylor & […]



ASU-Heber Springs: 15th Anniversary Celebration is Oct. 25th

Oct 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Education

Arkansas State University-Heber Springs, a center of ASU-Beebe, will celebrate its 15th Anniversary Celebration with a reception on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. in the Entergy Room of the Student Services/Administration Building. In early 1997, a group of Heber Springs citizens gathered to discuss the possibility of having a college campus in Cleburne County. […]