Bear Creek

Go "In the Wild" at Hines Baptist's Vacation Bible School


BEAR CREEK - Hines Baptist Church in Bear Creek invites everyone to go "In the Wild" during Vacation Bible School Monday, June 3, through Friday, June 7, from 6:30 - 9 p.m. each night.  Classes will be available for all ages, from nursery to adults, and everyone is welcome to attend.

Mayor, town officials say employees a necessity

From left, Trenton Bonner, park employee; Water Supervisor Tyson Brown; Park and Rec Employee Crimson Jett and Andrew Welborn, director of both the street department and park and rec, at the meeting.
BEAR CREEK - Mayor Tammie Batchelor and employees of the town of Bear Creek have gone to bat, defending stiff claims from Town Council Member Daniel Green that all employee overtime as well as employees should be cut.

At odds over suggested cutbacks - Green recommends layoffs, no employee overtime

Town Attorney Cole Christopher, left, goes over figures with council member Daniel Green, center, and Jimmy Preston.
BEAR CREEK - Claims of around $100,000 in town indebtedness, as well as the town clerk not disclosing certain financial information about that indebtedness, have been made public by Bear Creek Town Council Member Daniel Green, who has also requested all employee overtime be cut and personnel laid off.

Car wash April 20, to benefit Bear Creek Park and Rec

BEAR CREEK - Bear Creek Park and Recreation will be having a car wash on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Traders & Farmers Bank in Bear Creek from 8 a.m. until noon.
If you would like to support this cause here are ways to be involved:
•Be a sponsor and pledge any $ amount per car washed
•Give a flat rate donation
•Bring you car to be washed and give a donation



Twin Forks to reopen April 15; camper fees, rules approved

Bear Creek Town Council Member Daniel Green, right, makes a lengthy motion explaining the reopening of Twin Forks Park along with numerous rules, prices and needful information. Also shown is Town Attorney Cole Christopher.
BEAR CREEK   - The date that both campers as well as town officials and residents have been waiting for will take place on Monday, April 15, when Twin Forks park and campsites will reopen after being closed down 10 weeks for repairs and renovations.