The picture that didn't make the cute Red, White & Bluegrass video because it needed explaining...
There was a shallow, grassy ditch that people must cross to get to the catering trucks and the shade tent and the stage with all the bluegrass folks jammin.
Because the ditch is grassy, if you are talking to someone and saying that you're about to take…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on July 4, 2014 at 10:46am — No Comments
The Anonymous Tips Files, along with some other features are moving to blend in with the blogs. Former entries are here. I hope no one freaks out. Meanwhile, here is the latest "tip." Directions on how to submit anonymously are below that.…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on July 3, 2014 at 10:20am — No Comments
We want to root for our local folks gone "big time," don't we? It's been less than a month that UALR's Austin Pfeiffer of Benton was picked for the Baltimore Orioles. He's fighting it out in the minor leagues currently.
Added by Shelli Russell on July 3, 2014 at 9:41am — No Comments
Fire/vehicle. Paron. Vehicle flipped over in the middle of the road -the vehicle is on fire. The driver is outside of the vehicle walking around uninjured. About 15 miles off hwy 9-forestry notified to start a plow -advised the driver is now saying he is injured and to…Continue
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If you missed me on KARN 102.9 FM this morning with Kevin Miller, here is the audio. I said the words "pantyhose," "bluegrass," "wrasslin'," "Rodney," and "parade!" :)…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on July 3, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
When I think about it, this story sounds like a script for a sitcom, except it took about 24 hours to play instead of only 30 minutes.
Yesterday, MySaline member Natalie Coffman-Tyre posted a blog about her mother's missing…Continue
The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) reminds drivers to visit IDriveArkansas.com before traveling over the July 4th weekend.
Extensive highway improvements continue in the state. With those improvements come work zones. To aid in your holiday travel, AHTD has been working hard to…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on July 2, 2014 at 6:06pm — No Comments
Suicidal subject. Hensley. w/f called complainant and advised him to get her an ambulance -she told complainant she needed an ambulance -she said help me with what i have done / advised she has cut herself in the past caller called back and advised that he made contact with the female again and she advised that…Continue
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United States President Barack Obama
signed the following bills into law
on June 30th, 2014.…
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The suspect in the Summit Bank (1114 Hwy 35 North) that occurred on Tuesday, July 1st, has been apprehended. The suspect, identified as Richard Swicegood, age 37, of Texas, was caught on a traffic stop by Arkansas State Police near Forrest City.
Added by Shelli Russell on July 2, 2014 at 11:40am — No Comments
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Update: The bank robbery suspect from earlier today has been apprehended by authorities in Forrest City. Benton Police Department detectives are currently on scene and the investigation is ongoing.
More information will be forthcoming, but we wanted to make the public aware that he had been arrested and was no longer being sought. No other information is available at this time, but…
Loud noise. Mabelvale. Shooting something that is waking the neighbors
Harassing communicat. Little rock.
Prowler / heard. Mabelvale.…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on July 1, 2014 at 2:12pm — No Comments
The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides families with short-term fuel assistance. Persons receiving LIHEAP are connected to family development resources, which provide a link to long-term resources to help families become self-reliant. CADC’s Family Development Program offers Assurance 16, which provides a financial incentive to…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on July 1, 2014 at 1:33pm — No Comments
The Arkansas Crime Information Center (ACIC) reports that the sex offender listed below has registered a new address on the Sex Offender Registry.
|MARSHALL LYNN GIPSON||BLOCK OF HILAND||BENTON||AR||72015|
|PETER MICHAEL GAUDIOSO||200 BLOCK OF WEST…|
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See Video of the Suspect Below
On 7/1/14, at approximately 9:40 AM, officers with the Benton Police Department responded to Summit Bank (1114 Hwy 35 N.) on report of a robbery. Upon officers arrival it was determined that an actual robbery had occurred and the suspect had fled the scene.
Added by Shelli Russell on June 27, 2014 at 8:26pm — No Comments