Does anybody know the reason for the backup on Interstate 30 westbound in Benton?
Is it just the rain or is there water on the road or an accident?
Please comment below or text MySaline at 501-303-4010. Say your name in the text.
It's not even past Halloween yet, but parade committees know that floats want to look their best, and that requires some preparation! Not only that, but the first parade on our list is November 7th already!
Here's the list of parades and dates. Click the info link after each event to find out about float registration, rules of the parade and what route it's taking. These parades will also be listed on…Continue
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UPDATE 11/25/15 4PM:
SUSPECT CHARGED AFTER VEHICLE LANDS ON ROOF OF LOCAL BUSINESS
On 11/25/15, at approximately 7:57 AM, officers with the Benton Police Department responded to the area of Military Road near the Interstate 30 overpass on report of a reckless vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. Prior to their arrival, information was received that a…Continue
Ongoing Major Projects
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On Monday, November 23, 2015, about 3:48 a.m., officers with the Benton Police Department responded to a room at the Days Inn at 17701 Interstate 30 in reference to a possible hostage situation. It was reported to officers that a suspect was holding another individual against their will with a firearm.
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Patty Morris of Benton bought a scratch-off lottery ticket and didn't win at first, but ended up with a big sum. Patty bought a "Jumbo Bucks Crossword" instant game ticket at BP Food…Continue
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On 11/19/15, at approximately 12:35 PM, officers with the Benton Police Department responded to the area of Hiland Place and North Street on report of a suspicious vehicle. Officers located it and conducted a check of the vehicle and determined that it had been reported stolen.
Officers attempted to…Continue
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Benton City Council at the Benton Municipal Complex Monday, Nov. 23, 2015.
Agenda meeting in the mayor's conference room.
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Benton Mayor David Mattingly called a special news conference on Thursday, November 19th, 2015 to announce several items of good news for the city. If you are one of those people that skims, just look at the bolded sections. There are also photos below of plans and speakers, but first, the video of the announcements. It was a fun presentation, with some familiar faces and lots of extra information and even some laughs.…Continue
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Saline County Community Orchestra Holiday Concert
Location: Benton First United Methodist Church, North Market Street, Benton, AR
The Saline County Community Orchestra will be putting on a…Continue
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New toys can be dropped off at the First Security Bank parking lot in front of Target at Alcoa Exchange Shopping Center in Bryant on…Continue
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Food, drinks, networking, relaxation and fun!
Come celebrate with the Benton Chamber!
A cash bar will be available.
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