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On Sunday night, August 30th, 2015, at about 10:03 p.m., officers with the Benton Police Department (BNPD) attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle near the intersection of Shenandoah and Old Congo Road. The vehicle initially slowed down, but then kept travelling towards Congo Road and eventually Military Road.
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This is a listing of businesses who have recently joined the Benton Area Chamber of Commerce, posted monthly. Pay attention to the business names and contact info. We have a lot to offer in Saline County! (click images to enlarge)…Continue
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Benton City Attorney Brent Houston points to the illustration of the shared brick wall, as Mayor David Mattingly (not pictured) explains how the intertwining of the bricks could pose a concern for the Christian Community Care Clinic next door to the Palace Theatre. Alderman Jerry Ponder and Alderwoman Evelyn Reed listen.…Continue
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Saline 13 features interviews of Saline County residents, so we can meet our neighbors by way of them answering 13 set-in-stone questions. Click to see other …Continue
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Someone who works in a store where Medflight landed gave the following account:
I worked at the location it landed at. Paramedics just told us to get the customers who were in our store out bc they had to land the helicopter and they asked us to stay inside until the helicopter fully landed bc of the debris. Once landed it took about 10 minutes before…
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On Monday, August 3rd, 2015, officers with the Benton Police Department took a report of a theft from the Angie Grant Elementary Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). Officers were informed that during an audit of the PTO account it was found that numerous unapproved charges had been made.
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Friday night, August 28th, two vehicles on Interstate 40 in Lonoke County collided, killing occupants Christina Brewer of Benton, age 27, and Anthony Ray of Lonoke, age 44. According to the Arkansas State Police, at about 8:22 p.m., Ray's 1991 Ford Truck was headed the wrong way on the westbound ramp at exit 173 and struck Brewer's 2012 Chevy Camaro head-on. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.
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The ongoing efforts to save the Palace Theatre in downtown Benton from demolition got real last night, as two parties spoke to members of the City of Benton's Community Service Committee - made up of members of City Council.
The Palace has sat dormant on South Street near Market since the Saline County Library vacated the…Continue
The following are animals currently up for adoption in the Saline County area. Click on an adorable face or name for adoption info.…Continue
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The Arkansas Crime Information Center (ACIC) reports that the sex offender listed below has registered a new address on the Sex Offender Registry.
JOHN FINTON FORTNER…
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