Archive for March 2017

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Beebe School Board March Meeting

Mar 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Education

At the regular monthly meeting of the Beebe School Board, Superintendent Dr. Belinda Shook informed the board and audience of the District’s involvement in the launch of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. “This is a national program,” Dr. Shook explained, “that provides books to children aged 0-5 years of age. Through our research and looking at […]



Harding in top one-third of schools attracting National Merit Finalists

Mar 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Education

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CONSUMER ALERT: Sunshine Week Sheds Light on FOIA

Mar 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Community

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Lawrence Randby

Mar 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Lawrence Randby, 86, of Beebe, Arkansas passed away March 17, 2017.  As a retired Navy Master Chief, he lived his life with dignity and respect.  He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.  We will miss you Papaw.  Cremation arangements by Smith – Westbrook Funeral Home. www.SmithFamilyCares.com



Beebe Firefighter Avoids Collision, Ends Up in Ditch

Mar 15th, 2017 | By | Category: News and Features

Around 8 p.m. Monday, February 27th, a Beebe firefighter was approaching the intersection of W. Center and W. Illinois when a vehicle came quickly from W. Center and the firefighter had to merge to the right to avoid a collision. The shoulder gave way and the firetruck – Engine #2 Pumper truck – fell on […]



“Boots & Badges” for Special Olympics

Mar 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Community

Don’t miss “Boots & Badges for Special Olympics” this Friday, March 17th. Local law enforcement and firemen will be supporting Special Olympics at Walmart in Beebe this Friday, March 17 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Local First Responders will be collecting donations for the athletes of Special Olympics Arkansas. Boots & Badges is just […]



Beebe Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Several Citizens for their Work at Annual Banquet Sat. Night

Mar 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Top Story

The Beebe Chamber of Commerce held their annual Banquet and Auction Saturday night, March 11th at ASU-Beebe McKay Student Center. The banquet was themed “A Salute to Our Heroes in Blue” – the Beebe Police Department. Several of the Beebe Police Department officers and dispatchers were honored guests at the banquet. Bro. Bob Hall presented […]



National Commander of American Legion Visits Beebe Post, Garner Bros. Post 91, on Monday, March 13th

Mar 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Community

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Rutledge Produces Updated Guide to Arkansas’s Lemon Law Quick how-to guide explains vehicle repairs, replacements and refunds

Mar 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Community

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What’s Left?

Mar 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Opinion

This past Saturday night the Beebe Chamber held their annual awards banquet. I was so proud of our frequent contributor, Melba Brackin, for being chosen as the Ruth L. Couch Lifetime Service recipient. Melba has put so many hours towards community service. She is always trying to make this community a better place to live. […]