Benton resident Monika Andrews came to the Central Arkansas Development Council (CADC) in Benton in August 2015 to inquire about the Individual Development Account (IDA) program. Monika was interested in services to help reach her goal of becoming a homeowner and was referred to CADC by Habitat for Humanity of Saline County.
IDA’s are matched savings accounts. For every $1 that a participant saves, it is matched with $3. Participants save up…Continue
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I have been telling readers about the historic Palace Theatre in downtown Benton since June when we learned the City of Benton is taking bids to have it demolished. Non-profit organization "Friends of the Palace Theatre, Inc." has…Continue
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Russell stated, "Going back to January of this year, we discovered that our water bills to Benton utilities…
You may have heard about a large animal rescue that occurred in rural White County several days ago. Many of the animals were taken to the Humane Society of Saline County (HSSC) in Bauxite.
HSSC Spokesperson Ann Sanders says, "We were thrilled to help with the rescue of 94 animals last week. The…Continue
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