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Kevin Waine Weatherly

Mar 31st, 2015 | By | Category: Obituaries

Kevin Waine Weatherly (45), McRae, passed away March 28, 2015. He was preceded in death by his father Dearl “Head” Weatherly and mother Jerrye Craton. Kevin is survived by his brother Jason (Nicole); step-mother Jackie; step-brother Bryce Woodford; step-sisters Leigh Anne Seger (Sean) & Shea Woodford; ten nephews, and seven nieces.



Tammie Dawn Duncan Nick

Mar 31st, 2015 | By | Category: Obituaries

Tammie Dawn Duncan Nick, 41, of Beebe, Arkansas, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015.  She worked at Beebe Public Schools in the cafeteria. She is survived by her husband, Clarence Nick, of Beebe; her son, Dustin Duncan of Beebe; her mother, Kathy Secrest of Austin; father, Ronald Duncan of Beebe; grandmother, Doris Field of Beebe; and […]



Central Arkansas Trap Shooter Places 4th in Lyon College Invitational

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Sports

By: Bob Copeland In Arkansas, trap shooting has long been a sport for the “older” generation to enjoy. But since the Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports program started about six years ago, it has become the fastest growing sport among young people. Arkansas leads the nation in youth trap shooters and has produced some national and […]



Beebe Jr High FBLA Thanks TopLine Cleaners for Donation

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Entertainment

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BRC Supervisors Honored for Patriotic Support of Military Spouse

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: News and Features

Beebe, Arkansas – Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DOD) office, announced today Misty Bartlett and Wanda Harris, Supervisors at the Beebe Retirement Center were honored with Patriot Awards in recognition of extraordinary support of their employee. According to Gary Wynn, Arkansas ESGR Central Area Chair, “the Patriot Award […]



ASU-Beebe Student Accepted by Westpoint Military Academy and U.S. Air Force Academy Makes Decision on Which to Accept

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Top Story

Lee “Cat” McLane Editor/Publisher Hunter Daniels, 18, of Jacksonville and a student at ASU-Beebe,  has recently had a unique decision to make. Does he accept his nomination to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs or his nomination to attend Westpoint Military Academy in New York? Before making the decision, Hunter shared his […]



Badger Basketball Players Garner Post-Season Awards

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: News and Features

Post-season awards have been awarded to several Badger players for their excellent work on the basketball court this season. Three Lady Badgers were selected for post-season awards: Junior Taylor McGraw was selected to the all conference and the All State teams for her work on the hardwood this season. Taylor averaged 12.1 points per game, […]



Little Badger Pre-K-Teddy Bear Clinic

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Education

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 Badger Soccer Program Starts Season

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Sports

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Plains & Eastern Clean Line to Add Hundreds of Thousands in Revenues to White County

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: News and Features

HOUSTON (March 23, 2015) –Clean Line Energy (Clean Line) today announced that White County will receive an estimated $300,000 per year in ad valorem payments and other revenues for the life of the Plains & Eastern Clean Line electric transmission project. In addition to these payments, Clean Line has also committed to more than $129,000 […]