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Youth councils partner for upcoming bike-a-thon for Imagination Library
Trevor Villines, center, is serving as chairman of the Saline County Mayor's Youth Council Bike-a-Thon Committee.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
2 suspects arrested in connection with robbery
The Saline County Sheriff's Office has arrested two people in connection with an armed robbery Friday morning at JJ's Truck Stop.
At U.S. Pizza, Judy's Favorite is ours, too
Times must be good for U.S. Pizza . A couple of years ago, the Arkansas pizza chain opened a huge, attractive location in Bryant that was one of my go-to places for dinner during my days of Saline County residency, and they've just recently reopened an entirely rebuilt location in the Heights.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Teen hill-jumper's bond revoked
A teen who was arrested in connection with a "hill-jumping accident" earlier this month has since had his bond revoked after he received two additional traffic citations Thursday night.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Billingsley announces candidacy for Bryant City Council
Carlton Billingsley has announced he will oppose Gary Hollis for the Ward 2, Position 2 seat on the Bryant City Council.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
C.W. Lewis, taxes focus of press conference
Benton Mayor David Mattingly addresses a crowd gathered at City Hall for a press conference Wednesday morning.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Little Rock police dog back on duty - on leash
Ammo, the Little Rock police dog who bit two neighbors after escaping from his keeper's fenced enclosure in Saline County, is back on duty the LRPD said in a brief statement last night: Ammo will work from a leash only for a two-week observation period.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Pro-wet group enters suit on Saline County petition
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Sat Aug 09, 2014
Lawsuit challenges petitions for alcohol sales in Saline County
THE THREAT NEXT DOOR: Red Gate is one of the liquor dealers near the Saline County line that could be affected if a wet/dry question is approved there.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Benton recipient of preservation program grant
Gov. Mike Beebe announced that the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, has awarded $2,043,454 in grants for projects in 33 Arkansas counties - including Saline County - through its County Courthouse Restoration Subgrant, Historic Preservation Revitalization Grant, Certified Local Government ... (more)
Walmart's push into medical care
Walmart has long worked on adding health care related services to stores. Bodies in stores are bodies in stores.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
CodeRED program reviewed for Quorum Court committees
The CodeRED weather warning system increases the safety of Saline County residents, according to Sam Gately, who reviewed the emergency weather alert program for Saline County Quorum Court members Monday night.
LR police K-9 bites two county residents
Two Saline County residents were bitten by a Little Rock police K-9 officer on Monday after the dog escaped from his enclosure.
Father, son charged in rape case
A father and a son are facing rape charges in conjunction with the alleged sexual assaults of a mentally challenged girl, according to Scotty Courtney, public information officer for the Saline County Sheriff's Office.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Victim Receives 10 Stitches After K-9 Attack, Feared for his Life
An LRPD K-9 Officer broke out of his pen and then attacked a neighbor across the street from its handler's Saline County home.
2014 Benton graduate killed in 'hill jumping' accident
The crashed 2002 Ford F-150 that killed one and injured another sits on the back lot of Charlie's 24-hour towing service on Hilldale Road in Bryant.
LRPD K-9 Gets out of Pen, Bites 2 People in Saline County
The dog, "Ammo," is a Dutch Shepherd who's been with the LRPD at least 3 years. His handler is Ofc.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Daily Dispatch July 30
Benton Police Department a The manager at O'Reilly's Auto Parts reported an individual used a check from a closed account to purchase items.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Miller wants another term on Bryant post
"I believe solid background and experience leads to good decisions with local government issues and citizen trust to continue building a progressive Bryant now and for future generations to enjoy," Miller said.
Daily Dispatch July 29
Benton Police Department a A Benton woman reported that a money order she purchased at the Benton Walmart store was cashed at the Bryant Walmart without her knowledge.