Somebody just reminded me that I took pictures this weekend of the cute Victorian building that houses Webb's House of Flowers being dismantled by Doyle Webb himself and family. I regret that I only did a "drive-by shooting" to get these pics. I'd have like to say hello to folks and get a comment on what's happening. Click to this post and scroll down in the comments for some…Continue
Every girl must have a registration form filled out. Your Entire Team must be enrolled before you can start reserving practice slots.
The registration form may be found here.
(Fees for Softball: Instructional - 6u, $35.00 per player. 8u - 16u, $45.00 per player.)
John Eckart, Director of…Continue
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On Thursday, January 22,2015, the City of Bryant held two public meetings to show the recommendations for revitalizing the "Old Town" area of Bryant. This includes roughly a six-square-blocks section, centered at Reynolds Road and the railroad overpass. You can listen to me talk about the project on KARN several months ago by clicking…Continue
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City of Bryant
Bryant City Council
Regular Meeting Minutes
CALL TO ORDER
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
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Benton Mayor David Mattingly announced at the City Council meeting January 12th, 2015, that immediately following the general election whereby Saline County voted to go "wet," a committee was organized to regulate it within the city borders. This committee is partially made up of City Attorney Brent Houston, who…Continue
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The Benton City Council held their first regular meeting of the year at 7pm, Monday January 12th, 2015. Click to see the full agenda packet (pdf) or see the agenda outline below the video.
All Aldermen were present: Frank Baptist, Kerry Murphy, Charles Cunningham, Evelyn Reed, Bill Donnor, Jerry…Continue
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Maybe you've heard there was an election recently. Well all those folks that were elected (or re-elected) into government office had to take an official oath for their public service. The following is a collection of pictures from County and City officials swearing in at the beginning of their new term, January 1st, 2015. I'll try to label all these faces. Maybe you kind readers can help in the comments.
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The upcoming Riverside Park in Benton gets a big write-up in Arkansas Business, after Benton received the designation of a City of Distinction.
Read the story here: Benton Voters Approve Riverside Park (Honorable Mention in Quality | Over…Continue
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According to Bryant City Clerk Heather McKim, Thursday night's City Council meeting was so sparsely attended that it had to be canceled. McKim stated that those present were Rob Roedel, Mike Chandler and Steve Gladden. This means that five alderman (a.k.a. city councilmen) were not present. McKim said this has not happened before in a regular meeting during the administration of Mayor Jill Dabbs.
The timing of the absences occurring at the last meeting before the Mayoral Runoff…Continue
I told MySaline readers yesterday, that I would be attending the weekly meeting of the Golden K Kiwanis Club. Club President Jim Gardner (aka, the pastor at Northside Church…Continue
I just received word from a MySaline reader that the Benton Fire Departmenet was dispatched to the Saline County Courthouse for a fire. The viewer said "It turns out a motor seized up and caused a belt to over heat and smoke. All is well now, but the smell and smoke was a…Continue
The City of Bryant is searching for a few good citizens to serve on the Bryant Dog Park Committee. The proposed park, which will be located on the grounds of the existing Alcoa Park located at Shobe Rd and Mills Park Rd, will serve the canine community of Bryant. This off-leash park, will consist of both large and small breed areas, a water feature, dog washing stations, and…Continue
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Every year, nearly 4 million young people are served by Boys & Girls Clubs. To celebrate these extraordinary efforts, Family Dollar Stores announced that it is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America with a 4-week program called, “Open the Door for…Continue
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Benton Utilities wants customers to know that services services will be temporarily interrupted approximately 8 p.m., Monday, November 3rd, while their Water Distribution Department replaces a fire…Continue
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The City of Bryant Public Works Department is opening the floodgates for better flow. As they announced this morning on their Facebook page: "Today the Water Department will be boring under Alexander Road. This is the 16" water line project that will give the City of Bryant additional water flow."…Continue
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OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE FROM ALDERMAN BRAD MOORE
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2014, 3:30 p.m.
Dear Citizens of Benton –
On Friday (October 3rd), my employer made a formal offer of a career promotion to me which was accepted by my family and me on Sunday (October 5th). The…Continue
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