Added by Shelli Russell on April 26, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
On 4/22/14, detectives with the Benton Police Department took a report of a possible sexual assault involving a female juvenile victim. During the investigation, evidence indicated that a sexual assault had taken place and a suspect was named.
Detectives then made contact with the suspect in the case,…Continue
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MySaline.com held a forum Thursday night April 24th for the Saline County Sheriff Candidates at the Royal Theatre in Benton. Although it began to rain cats and dogs about 20 minutes before we began, we ended up with a nice audience of about 150. Thanks so much to RV City of Benton and 690AM for sponsoring this event!
The following are the promotional graphic and the program from the event. After those are…Continue
Hey, did you know that there are places in Saline County other than Benton and Bryant? Yes! It's really true! This blog is going to tell you a little bit about Haskell, a city nestled off Interstate 30's exit 114, just southwest of Benton. According to the U.S. Census, between the 2000 and 2010 census counts, the population of the city more than doubled from 1,939 to 3,990.…Continue
Unattended death . Traskwood. Caller advised his father who is on hospice has passed away. Hospice is not on scene but they are enroute. he…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on April 25, 2014 at 12:06pm — No Comments
MySaline told you recently that the Bryant School Board had met with and interviewed State Commissioner of Education Tom Kimbrell of Cabot for the open position of Superintendent. It's now officially a done deal, as Mr. Kimbrell will begin duties on July 1st, 2014.
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Saline Green is a new organization formed as part of the Saline County Economic Development Corporations initiative to improve the quality of life in Saline County.
Speakers this morning were Saline County Judge Lanny Fite, Bryant Mayor Jills Dabbs, Benton…
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Stroke. Benton. 75 yr old female- legs are numb and is confused-transferred at time of call to medtran. medtran called back advising to…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on April 24, 2014 at 11:02am — No Comments
If you live in Benton, you may already be well-acquainted with the difficulty many residents have with getting broadband internet. I'm familiar with the frustration myself. For years in Benton, I used a local company that had an antenna installed on a nearby water tower. It was the best internet service I ever had - including customer service, but they went out of business in 2011. It moved to Bryant. The reason I moved from my home wasn't internet, but the reason I…Continue
A Benton man surrendered to the Saline County Sheriff's Office after allegedly making phone bomb threats to several Walmart stores early Friday, including locations in Ashdown, AR, New Boston, TX and both Texarkana stores.…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on April 23, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
The Benton Fire Department took their Fire Safety Program to Ringgold Elementary this morning. The Kindergartners got to see a Puppet Program and Sparky the Robot Dog. They also learned about Fire safety, Stop - Drop - Roll and got to see a got to see a Fireman dress up in his turnouts.…Continue
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Alarm-business. Little Rock. Cross roads baptist church-hall motion-no keyholder
Disturbance. Mabelvale. Received a 911 call from this number and all i could hear was a…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on April 23, 2014 at 10:07am — No Comments
There is a new animal ordinance that will take effect in Saline County on May 15th.
The Saline County Quorum court approved an ordinance against animals and their owners. The idea originated in Hot Springs Village, where the the issue is addressed through their property owner's association, but until now, there was no legal ordinance dealing with vicious animals. Hot…Continue
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The City of Bryant Public Works Department announced today that work has begun on the repairs to the traffic signal at Mills Park and Highway 183. The electrical contractor starts work on Wednesday. This weekend, the traffic control technician will program the new cabinet and the City hopes to have the light changing to…Continue
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After last night's meeting, the Bryant School Board is considering a candidate for Bryant Schools Superintendent that currently holds a State post. Tom Kimbrell was appointed as Arkansas Commissioner of…Continue
Criminal mischief. Little Rock. Caller thinks that someone is messing with her alarm was unable to see if caller saw a prowler / caller is hard of…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on April 22, 2014 at 8:46am — No Comments
I have seen this in several places, and different people have different reasons for it. But from the viewpoint of someone (perhaps me) who is trying to get a message through, I have to wonder if the spouse or boyfriend/girlfriend got the message when the intended recipient was the other…Continue
Prowler / heard. Hensley. Caller advised there are people outside her doors and windows knocking and beating on the outside of her house.
Theft/ auto. Alexander. A…Continue
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