Early voting dates and locations have been listed in the Events Section for a while, but I'm going to repeat that information here because I want you to know - and the County Clerk's office wants you to know - that the best way to get our voting done is to do it early!
There has been a Ballot Question Committee formed with the goal of getting an initiative on the 2014 Gubernatorial General Election Ballot to vote on whether or not Saline County should become a wet county. That would make it legal to "sell and manufacture" "intoxicating liquors."
The full name of the committee is "Get Saline Wet - Keep Our Tax Dollars in Saline County." You can find their website at…Continue
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A Democratic state legislator from east Arkansas, his father and two campaign workers pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy to commit election fraud after federal prosecutors said the lawmaker's campaign bribed absentee voters and destroyed ballots in…Continue
Added by Rick on September 6, 2012 at 12:27pm — No Comments
NOTICE OF ELECTION
Notice is hereby given that the
Special State of Arkansas
Special City of Benton
Election will be held
Tuesday, November 8, 2011…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on November 8, 2011 at 12:30am — No Comments
Many of us have figured out in the past few years just how powerful a school board can be. It's not like the Booster Club or the Parent Teacher Organization where they raise a little money and maybe spend it on a little project. Nope, these folks have the decision of where to spend millions of dollars. Benton and Bryant school districts are both adding onto to their high schools as we speak.…Continue
The Benton Advertising and Promotions Commission is meeting for a work session tomorrow/Tuesday night to discuss possible projects and the direction of the commission.
I would like to present to the commission a list of Saline residents who are FOR a Wet County.…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on July 28, 2010 at 10:00pm — No Comments