In the last year or so, MySaline has had an influx of articles about downtown Benton. That’s because it’s a growing area, with the new Farmer’s Market pavilion, new food choices at Main St. Station, and various new businesses popping up along Market, Main, South, East and Ashley Streets.
I’ve been watching the newest store coming in at 111 W. South Street. Salt Soap Co. is going in the storefront where Attorney Brent Standridge had his office, between Twigs Flower Shop and Stated Apparel. Brent Davis of the Benton Proud blog recently visited the store for a preview and he tells the story about Brad and Colette Collatt’s new store with handcrafted bath products and other items that Collette makes. They hope to open in mid-March. Read the story below: