We know that the Bryant School District Board of Directors met Monday night, April 20, 2015, and voted on several budget cuts to begin in the 2015-16 school year, including a very controversial decision to close Paron Elementary.…Continue
Now that the Bryant School District Board of Directors has been forced to make decisions to cut the budget here and there, a number of programs have been affected. We talked a little bit about Paron Elementary closing on…Continue
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The Public School Choice program was established to give parents and students more options with respect to where students attend public school and to…Continue
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MySaline posted a story on April 10th that told readers Paron Elementary was in jeopardy of being closed by the Bryant School District, after a second failed millage election in two years left them looking for money for improvements. Last night at the Bryant School Board meeting, it was decided that Paron Elementary will for sure close its…Continue
We can all agree that in the last two millage elections for Bryant School District (2014 & 2015), there have been some passionate proponents and then there were people just as passionate the side of opposition. I think we can all agree that some things that the twice-failed millage would have paid for were necessary improvements. But then some said there was a lot of fringe tacked on and others didn't want to pay more taxes regardless of where the money went. …Continue
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The Bryant City Council Meeting was held Tuesday night, March 31, 2015. This video shows the first part of the meeting. The rest of the meeting is to come in another post.
00:00... Awards and Recognition
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Easter this year falls on Sunday, April 5th, but many of the celebrations are being held on different days, as listed below! Click each one for more info.
Know of an Easter event for kids or for grown folks that is happening in Saline County? Email the details/flyer to…Continue
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
450 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015
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The Bryant School Board met on Monday, January 19, 2015. The following highlights some of the major items discussed and decided. For additional information about the Board, visit the district’s website at bryantschools.org. There is an…Continue
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Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division arrested two Pine Bluff men today in connection with the robbery and murder inside an Arkadelphia (Caddo Valley area) store early Sunday morning (January 25, 2015).
Christopher D. Brown, 24, formerly of Benton, was attending Henderson State University and was working as a store clerk when he was shot at 4:43 AM inside the Jordan’s…
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On Thursday, January 25th, 2015, we heard in the news that Benton High School graduate Christopher Brown was fatally shot in a gas station robbery in Arkadelphia. He was working at the store while attending school at Henderson State University. Christopher's family are long-time Benton residents. Chris…Continue
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