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A list recently compiled by factoring in several crime statistics, puts two Saline County cities in the top ten for the safest in Arkansas. The list calls them suburbs, and they consider that to be "A place located within a Census-defined urbanized area, but outside the principal city, with a population of at least 1,000."
The crime statistics used are Assault,…Continue
The Murder Mystery Dinner will be Civitan Services’ largest fundraiser of the year. It features a murder mystery play by The Royal Players and a meal by Dinner’s Ready.
It is an exciting opportunity for a date night, family outing and professional networking while supporting a “killer” cause.
The event is to be held Thursday, October 27, 2016…Continue
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Lib Carlisle, presented a program on Saline County Politics on Thursday, July 21 2016 at 7pm at The Saline County History and Heritage Building at 123 North Market in Benton.
Carlisle served at different times as Saline County Chairman and Arkansas State Chairman for the Democratic Party.…Continue
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Coroners from Saline and Lonoke County, and officers with the Benton Police Department, have a common goal – to severely diminish, if not completely end, infant deaths. Arkansas has one of the highest infant mortality rates in the country, but Saline County Coroner Kevin Cleghorn believes education is the key to meeting their goal.…Continue
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After a comprehensive nationwide search, the Saline County Library Board has announced Patricia Hector as the new Saline County Library Director.
Originally from Texas, Hector has extensive library administrative experience gained while working in Arkansas and other states. She has recently…Continue
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
9:00 am to 10:30 am
111 N. Main Event Room
111 North Main Street, Downtown Benton
For more information please contact:…Continue
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Benton Utilities says they are aware of a large outage on the north side of Interstate 30 in Benton as well as the Military Road area. Crews members are attempting to locate the problem at this time.
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A MySaline reader reported that there was a robbery at Benton Walmart's garden center on Tuesday. (Thanks to everyone who reports tips! See how at the end of this article.)
Benton Police Department confirms there was a robbery there Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Capt. Kevin Russell said they are still investigating, but here is the initial report:
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Floorplan: The white/gray area is the current SCSO facility. The aqua/black area is the planned addition to the structure.
The Saline County Judge requests bids for construction of an Addition to the Saline County Sheriff's Office in Benton, AR.
Bid Documents shall be available on Monday, July 18, 2016. Documents may be viewed at Southern Reprographics in Little Rock. A set of drawings and…Continue
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Due to a lack of items for the agenda, the Benton City Council meeting scheduled for Monday, July 25th has been…Continue
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UPDATE 07/20/2016 12:20PM:
As a direct result of citizens calling 911 and the SCSO, Lance Melton was arrested inside a residence located in the 300 block of RTZ Drive. Phone calls began to come into the 911 Center and within 30 minutes of the original SCSO Alert being posted, Melton was arrested without incident.
The police report follows
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