7 Rockets Fired Towards Be'er Sheva

7 Rockets Fired Towards Be'er Sheva

Barrage of seven rockets from Gaza hits Be'er Sheva. Ashdod and Eshkol targeted as well.Elad Benari, 7/21/2014, 11:23 PM
Two Bedouin Sisters Injured From Rocket Fire

Two Bedouin Sisters Injured From Rocket Fire

Two teenage Bedouin sisters injured in rocket attack on Be'er Sheva; one fights for her life. Elderly man also seriously injured.Tova Dvorin, 7/14/2014, 9:24 PM
Rocket Hits Be'er Sheva Home, One Injured

Rocket Hits Be'er Sheva Home, One Injured

Rocket fired from Gaza hits a home in Be’er Sheva, injuring one and causing extensive damage to the building.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2014, 9:45 PM
Hamas Scare Video Targets Be'er Sheva Residents

Hamas Scare Video Targets Be'er Sheva Residents

'Settlers of Be'er Sheva – your leaders have killed our children and sentenced you to death,' declares Hamas production.Dalit Halevy, Gil Ronen, 7/7/2014, 7:52 AM
Fifteen Rockets Fired at South; IAF Retaliates

Fifteen Rockets Fired at South; IAF Retaliates

Hamas fires rockets as far as Be'ersheva Saturday, prompting an emergency meeting on the situation. Is an operation on the horizon?Tova Dvorin, 7/5/2014, 9:01 PM
'Nazi' Arab MK Zoabi Offends Party Insulting Abbas

'Nazi' Arab MK Zoabi Offends Party Insulting Abbas

Police investigate school graffiti against Arab MK who justified abduction, as her party slams her for calling Abbas 'traitor.'Ari Yashar, 6/27/2014, 10:07 AM
Brother and Sister Fall 3 Floors, Seriously Hurt

Brother and Sister Fall 3 Floors, Seriously Hurt

Five-year-old girl and her three-year-old brother fell from a building in Be'er Sheva. The girl is no longer in life-threatening condition.Nir Har-Zahav, 6/5/2014, 5:35 PM
Lockheed Martin Opens in Israel

Lockheed Martin Opens in Israel

Israeli branch, in Be'er Sheva, established to support IDF and campaign to develop the Negev, CEO says.Tova Dvorin, 4/9/2014, 4:41 PM
Economics Ministry Behind Hi-Tech Project in Negev

Economics Ministry Behind Hi-Tech Project in Negev

Park for Science and Technology attracts several companies, praise from senior MKs - including Naftali Bennett.Hezki Baruch, 4/1/2014, 2:15 PM
Rabbi Abuhatzeira's Murderer Gets Life Sentence

Rabbi Abuhatzeira's Murderer Gets Life Sentence

After psychiatrist deems Asher Dahan fit for trial, Be'er Sheva court sentences him for stabbing Baba Sali's grandson in 2011.Ari Yashar, 1/21/2014, 4:13 PM
IDF Deploys Iron Dome in Be'er Sheva

IDF Deploys Iron Dome in Be'er Sheva

The IDF deploys an Iron Dome anti-missile system in Be’er Sheva in the wake of the recent escalation in terror attacks.Elad Benari, 12/26/2013, 3:43 AM
Police Chief Stops Kidnapping in Be’er Sheva

Police Chief Stops Kidnapping in Be’er Sheva

Police chief stumbles across scene of violent kidnapping between parents.Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 8:44 AM
Netanyahu: We Have an Iron Dome – and an Iron Will

Netanyahu: We Have an Iron Dome – and an Iron Will

Netanyahu dedicates new national cyber center, sends message to Israel’s enemies: Attacking us is not worth your while.Maayana Miskin, 9/3/2013, 5:47 PM
Pres. Peres Calls for 100,000 Yesha Jews in Negev

Pres. Peres Calls for 100,000 Yesha Jews in Negev

President Shimon Peres called on Jews from Judea and Samaria last week to send a cohort with their strength and skills to settle the Negev.Chana Ya'ar, 7/28/2013, 9:29 AM
Record Number of Births at Soroka Hospital

Record Number of Births at Soroka Hospital

Midwives at Be'er Sheva's Soroka Medical Center worked extra hard as a high of 58 births was recorded over a 24-hour period.Chana Ya'ar, 6/18/2013, 4:44 AM
Orbach: Media is Making Murder an Option

Orbach: Media is Making Murder an Option

Minister criticizes media coverage of Be’er Sheva slayings. ‘Media is unintentionally encouraging more murder.’Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2013, 10:45 AM
Police Tried to Take Weapon, Judge Refused

Police Tried to Take Weapon, Judge Refused

Police wanted bank shooter to hand in his weapon two years ago over suspicions of threats, violence.Maayana Miskin, 5/21/2013, 8:08 AM
Meretz MK Hints Shooting Related to Budget

Meretz MK Hints Shooting Related to Budget

MK Tamar Zandberg asserts the shooting in Be’er Sheva was a result of the state budget. Deputy Finance Minister: A miserable statement.Elad Benari, 5/21/2013, 4:15 AM
‘57 Seconds’: Be’er Sheva's Vulnerability to Bombs

‘57 Seconds’: Be’er Sheva's Vulnerability to Bombs

A new organization is raising awareness about the need for more bomb shelters to protect Be’er Sheva residents from Gaza missile attacks.Hana Levi Julian, 2/10/2013, 1:28 PM
Bennett Addresses Divisiveness in Israel

Bennett Addresses Divisiveness in Israel

A campaign party in the Negev set the stage for calls by Bennett to ignore political and religious affiliations and face the real issuesAnnie Lubin, 1/14/2013, 10:11 AM
Hadassah President Plants Tree in New Forest

Hadassah President Plants Tree in New Forest

Marcie Natan, National President of Hadassah, and planted in Be'er Sheva the first tree in a forest dedicated to the Sandy Hook victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2012, 3:33 AM
1 Dead in Tragic Egged Bus Accident

1 Dead in Tragic Egged Bus Accident

One passenger was killed in a tragic accident Wednesday when a chunk of metal flew from a truck and slammed into an Egged bus on Highway 6. Chana Ya'ar, 11/28/2012, 2:30 PM
2 Missiles Strike Ashdod, No Injuries

2 Missiles Strike Ashdod, No Injuries

Two long-range missiles fired by Gaza terrorists struck the port city of Ashdod on Sunday afternoon. No physical injuries were reported.Chana Ya'ar, 11/18/2012, 2:40 PM
Missiles Strike Residential Areas in Be'er Sheva

Missiles Strike Residential Areas in Be'er Sheva

Three Grad Katyusha missiles struck the southern city of Be'er Sheva Sunday afternoon. Two hit residential neighborhoods. Chana Ya'ar, 11/18/2012, 1:55 PM
Jewish Home Candidates Run for Shelter in South

Jewish Home Candidates Run for Shelter in South

The new Jewish Home faction visits Be’er Sheva. Bennett: It’s healthy to feel what southerners do. We’re ready to enlist.Maayana Miskin, 11/16/2012, 11:11 AM
Netanyahu Threatens Gaza Terrorists

Netanyahu Threatens Gaza Terrorists

"Anyone who thinks he can disrupt the daily lives of the residents of the south and not pay a heavy price – is wrong," Netanyahu warns.Elad Benari, 11/13/2012, 11:52 PM
Gaza Savages Time Their Rockets to Kill Children

Gaza Savages Time Their Rockets to Kill Children

Direct hit reported on a home in Sderot. More than 100 rockets hit today, many timed for end of the school day.Gil Ronen, 11/11/2012, 8:00 PM
Be'er Sheva Under Attack

Be'er Sheva Under Attack

Residents of Be'er Sheva joined their brethren in southern Israel after the Color Red rocket alert siren blared through the city.Chana Ya'ar, 11/11/2012, 2:59 PM
Be'er Sheva Schools Close with Ongoing Rocket Fire

Be'er Sheva Schools Close with Ongoing Rocket Fire

Be'er Sheva children are home from school today (Sunday) due to ongoing rocket fire launched – again - from Gaza.Chana Ya'ar, 10/28/2012, 10:07 AM
Muslim Leader Preaches Jihad in Be’er Sheva

Muslim Leader Preaches Jihad in Be’er Sheva

Islamic Movement leader Sheikh Raed Salah brought his hate message to Be’er Sheva to incite Muslims against Israeli “terrorists.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/9/2012, 9:25 AM
Rocket Attacks Cancel School in Southern Israel

Rocket Attacks Cancel School in Southern Israel

Weekend rocket attacks in southern Israel prompted the cities of Be'er Sheva and Ashdod to cancel school for thousands of children. Chana Ya'ar, 9/9/2012, 9:11 AM
Updating Southern Infrastructure: New Trains to TA

Updating Southern Infrastructure: New Trains to TA

The state has decided to upgrade infrastructure in the southern region, cutting travel time to central Israel in half with a new train line.Chana Ya'ar, 7/15/2012, 7:07 PM
Rockets Shatter Sabbath Calm in Southern Israel

Rockets Shatter Sabbath Calm in Southern Israel

Palestinian Authority terrorists fired several rocket attacks at southern Israel on the Sabbath, shattering the calm of a quiet afternoon.Chana Ya'ar, 2/18/2012, 8:33 PM
Police Foil Two Terrorist Attacks in Be’er Sheva

Police Foil Two Terrorist Attacks in Be’er Sheva

Police arrested two terrorists at different locations Wednesday morning and prevented intended attacks on Be’er Sheva residents. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/4/2012, 12:18 PM
Rocket Attacks Force Students to Study at Home

Rocket Attacks Force Students to Study at Home

The rocket attacks may have shut down the schools in southern Israel, but classes are still going on - through the internet.Elad Benari, 10/31/2011, 4:15 AM
Transforming Terror Trauma into a 'Tidying' Drill

Transforming Terror Trauma into a 'Tidying' Drill

A UK immigrant to Israel decides she will focus energies on tidying rather than being traumatized by terror.Chana Ya'ar, 10/30/2011, 3:39 PM
Gaza-Based Salafi Group Launched Rockets

Gaza-Based Salafi Group Launched Rockets

A Salafi Islamist group affiliated with Al Qaeda launched Sunday's Grad rocket attack at southern Israel from Gaza. Chana Ya'ar, 8/28/2011, 1:48 PM
Red-Eyed Residents Resume Routines in Israel

Red-Eyed Residents Resume Routines in Israel

The next day: Red-eyed southern Israelis tried to resume their normal daily routines following a night of Gaza missile and mortar attacks.Chana Ya'ar, 8/25/2011, 11:04 AM
2 Wounded, 21 Rockets and Mortars Fired at Is

2 Wounded, 21 Rockets and Mortars Fired at Is

Another sleepless night for residents of southern Israel as 21 rockets and mortars are fired by Gaza terrorists. A baby and adult are hurt. Chana Ya'ar & Elad Benari, 8/25/2011, 8:31 AM
9-Mo-Old Baby Hurt in Rocket Attack on Israel

9-Mo-Old Baby Hurt in Rocket Attack on Israel

Southern Israeli residents again were forced to race for cover Wednesday night as rockets rained down from Gaza on Be'er Sheva and Ashkelon.Chana Ya'ar, 8/25/2011, 12:07 AM
Second Victim Dies from Rocket Fire

Second Victim Dies from Rocket Fire

A 62-year-old woman has become the second victim to lose her life as a result of the weekend rocket fire.Chana Ya'ar, 8/24/2011, 3:41 PM
Grad Victim Spoke to Wife Moments Before Hit

Grad Victim Spoke to Wife Moments Before Hit

Yossi Shushan, who died in a Grad missile attack on Saturday night, spoke to his wife, Lilach, just moments before the missile hit.Elad Benari, 8/24/2011, 2:05 AM
Israeli Radio: 'No Need to Panic'

Israeli Radio: 'No Need to Panic'

When Israel's skies are raining rockets, its airwaves are broadcasting bravery to listeners facing the fire.Chana Ya'ar, 8/22/2011, 9:59 PM
'Many Miracles' in Be'er Sheva Missile Attack

'Many Miracles' in Be'er Sheva Missile Attack

A lethal missile attack in Be'er Sheva Saturday evening brought with it the recognition of many open miracles despite a tragic death.Hana Levi Julian, 8/22/2011, 8:05 PM
Hundreds Pay Respect to Grad Missile Victim

Hundreds Pay Respect to Grad Missile Victim

Hundreds came to pay their final respects to 38-year-old Yossi Shushan, who was killed in a Grad attack on the city of Be’er Sheva.Elad Benari, 8/22/2011, 3:06 AM
Likud Minister: 'We Must Stop the Rocket Fire'

Likud Minister: 'We Must Stop the Rocket Fire'

Likud Minister Silvan Shalom told Be'er Sheva residents during a solidarity visit Sunday to a school hit by a missile, "We must stop this."Chana Ya'ar, 8/21/2011, 2:15 PM
Miracle in Be'er Sheva: Rocket Hits Empty Sch

Miracle in Be'er Sheva: Rocket Hits Empty Sch

A barrage of Grad Katyusha missiles were fired by Gaza terrorists at Be'er Sheva for the fourth day Sunday morning. One landed on a school.Chana Ya'ar, 8/21/2011, 10:31 AM
Paramedic Found His Family in the Hospital

Paramedic Found His Family in the Hospital

A paramedic who rushed to the scene of a Grad attack, later discovered members of his own family had been wounded in the same attack.Elad Benari, 8/21/2011, 5:15 AM
Grad Kills Ofakim Man On Way to Pregnant Wife

Grad Kills Ofakim Man On Way to Pregnant Wife

A 38-year-old Ofakim man died Saturday night of wounds sustained in a Gaza missile attack on Be'er Sheva, leaving a pregnant wife. Chana Ya'ar, 8/21/2011, 12:16 AM
IAF Eliminates Terrorist Cell in Gaza

IAF Eliminates Terrorist Cell in Gaza

Israel Air Force fighter jets eliminated a terrorist squad in northern Gaza soon after they launched an attack on southern Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 8/20/2011, 11:40 PM
Grad Missiles Fired at Be’er Sheva and Ashdod

Grad Missiles Fired at Be’er Sheva and Ashdod

Terrorists fired three Grad missiles at Be'er Sheva and Ashdod. Kassams exploded near Ashkelon. Ashdod Synagogue hit, three hurt.Elad Benari, 8/19/2011, 6:12 AM
Dragnet on Eilat, Checkpoints in Be'er Sheva

Dragnet on Eilat, Checkpoints in Be'er Sheva

The IDF has asked the public to avoid the Eilat area for the time being, and allow security, rescue forces to work.Chana Ya'ar, 8/18/2011, 3:11 PM
IDF Retaliates for Grads, Strikes in Gaza

IDF Retaliates for Grads, Strikes in Gaza

The IDF retaliates for Monday's Grad attack on Be'er Sheva, strikes four terror targets in Gaza.Elad Benari, 8/16/2011, 5:28 AM
Grad Missiles Explode Near Be'er Sheva

Grad Missiles Explode Near Be'er Sheva

Grad missiles fired from the Gaza Strip explode in an open area near Be'er Sheva. No injuries.Elad Benari, 8/15/2011, 11:48 PM