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8 hrs ago | NWAonline

Benton County Candidates: Business Incentives Needed

A state government spending millions on incentive packages to lure in new businesses can afford to cut taxes to help all businesses instead, a candidate said at a Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce forum Tuesday.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The City Wire

Rivaldo embraces new Arvest leadership role in Benton County

Fort Smith area native Craig Rivaldo is set to take over leadership for Arvest Benton County on May 1 and the banker will carry his "playbook" and more than 20 years of leadership experience when he settles into his new bank office full-time.

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Related Topix: Fort Smith, AR, Fayetteville, AR, University of Arkansas, Bentonville, AR

Mon Apr 14, 2014

5NEWSonline.com

Two Local Teens Killed In Car Wreck In Benton County

Friends and teachers of Zachary Long and Shawn Hurt said the 19 year old men were taken way before their time.

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Related Topix: Fort Smith, AR

5NEWSonline.com

Monday Traffic and Construction Delays

Interstate-540: Rogers Fire and Lowell Fire are working a single vehicle accident that is blocking traffic near exit 78 in the center median.

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Related Topix: Fayetteville, AR, Springdale, AR, Johnson, AR, Prairie Grove, AR

NWAonline

Benton County Jail Inmate Dies At Northwest Medical Center-Bentonville

A Benton County Jail inmate who was transported to Northwest Medical Center-Bentonville last week has died, said Rob Holly, chief deputy with the Benton County Sheriff's Office.

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Related Topix: Bentonville, AR, Rogers, AR

Sun Apr 13, 2014

5NEWSonline.com

Community Comes Together to Help Centerton Fire Victims

The fire started around noon and was put out by eight different fire departments a little after 1 p.m. Mayor Bill Edwards said the Red Cross was on scene an hour or so after the fire started to give aid to displaced families.

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Related Topix: Centerton, AR

NWAonline

Centerton apartment fire attributed to oxygen tank

A fire that displaced 12 families and destroyed a Centerton apartment building Saturday started after a home oxygen tank ignited in a first-floor unit, Benton County Fire Marshal Marc Trollinger said Sunday.

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Related Topix: Centerton, AR

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The City Wire

Civil and criminal charges mount against former Arvest banker

The Bank of Fayetteville won't likely be the last one to file suit against H. Dennis Smiley Jr., who owes more than $4.5 million to about 20 Arkansas banks .

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Related Topix: Fayetteville, AR

NWAonline

Benton County School Of The Arts To Become Arkansas Arts Academy

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Related Topix: Bentonville, AR

Thu Apr 10, 2014

5NEWSonline.com

Centerton Gets First Tornado Sirens

The three sirens are 45 feet tall and have 16 speakers that sound the alarm in all directions in case of a tornado or other emergency.

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Related Topix: Centerton, AR, Weather

The City Wire

Mercy breaks ground for new clinic in downtown Rogers

Dr. Steve Goss, Mercy Clinic president, addressed the Rogers crowd at the groundbreaking for a new $3.5 million clinic located downtown on Wednesday .

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Related Topix: Rogers, AR, Bella Vista, AR, Medicine

Wed Apr 09, 2014

4029TV.com

Investigation opened into former Benton County comptroller

THE COUNTY FIRED HER YESTERDAY. 40/29'S BEN WAGNER FOUND OUT WHAT LED TO THE INVESTIGATION.

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Related Topix: Bentonville, AR

5NEWSonline.com

Defense Gets More Time In Accused Child Killer's Case

Zachary Holly's attorneys have asked for his trial to be pushed back to further prepare for his capital murder case in connection with the death of six-year-old Jersey Bridgeman.

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Related Topix: Bentonville, AR

The City Wire

Junior Auxiliary Celebrates Service in April

253,222 - The number of service hours Junior Auxiliary members worked in their communities in 2012-13.

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Related Topix: Bentonville, AR, Rogers, AR

NWAonline

Fayetteville City Council Mulls Temporary Walton Arts Center Offices

Fayetteville's City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in Room 219 of the City Administration Building, 113 W. Mountain St. Agenda items include: Subscribers must LOG-IN to read this full story.

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5NEWSonline.com

Springdale Accident Slows Traffic on I-540

According to Arkansas State Police, the inside lane of the interstate near Exit 78 was shut down for a brief period of time after the crash.

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Related Topix: Fayetteville, AR, Lowell, AR, Springdale, AR, Johnson, AR

NWAonline

West Fork Chooses Mayor; Prairie Grove Grows After Votes

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Related Topix: West Fork, AR, Prairie Grove, AR

Tue Apr 08, 2014

5NEWSonline.com

County Approves Last Of Money For Rural Ambulance Service

Benton County leaders on Tuesday night approved spending $257,000 out of the county's reserve fund to reimburse cities for rural ambulance service.

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Related Topix: Bella Vista, AR

5NEWSonline.com

County Approves $8,200 For Second Bentonville High School's Road Study

Benton County leaders on Tuesday night voted to approve spending about $8,200 to fund a road study concerning the Bentonville School District's planned second high school in Centerton.

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Related Topix: Centerton, AR

ArkansasBusiness.com

Arvest Bank Names Craig Rivaldo CEO in Benton County

Arvest Bank of Fayetteville said Tuesday that Craig Rivaldo, president and CEO of Arvest Bank of Fort Smith, has been named the president and CEO of Arvest Bank of Benton County effective May 1. In a news release, Scott Grigsby, a regional executive of Arvest Bank and interim president and CEO in Benton County, called Rivaldo an "excellent banker ... (more)

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Related Topix: Fayetteville, AR, Fort Smith, AR

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