Saline County Newswire (Page 8)

Saline County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Saline County, AR. (Page 8)

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  1. Salt Bowl activitiesRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2016 | Benton Courier

    t's Salt Bowl Week and things are hopping in Saline County. Numerous activities are being planned in anticipation of the fiercely competitive game between rivals Benton and Bryant high schools. The game itself will take place Friday night at War ...


  2. The boys on the tracks are backRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    A lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in Little Rock bears notice for its effort to breathe life into the story most familiarly known as the Boys on the Tracks. The lawsuit - a Freedom of Information action against multiple agencies from the CIA and FBI down to the Bryant Police Department - is brought by Linda Ives of Saline County.


  3. Mom Sues CIA & FBI for Info on Son's DeathRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    ... Larry Ives, and his friend, Don Henry. Their bodies were found on Aug. 23, 1987, on a railroad track in rural Saline County, Ark. Their unsolved deaths have been the subject of wild conspiracy theories and several books, movies and television ...


  4. Getting with the program: Governor visits Benton, Bryant schoolsRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2016 | Benton Courier

    Since beginning his tenure as governor, Asa Hutchinson has attempted to encourage students to enroll in computer science classes and to learn how to code. Monday, Hutchinson visited Saline County students at Benton and Bryant High Schools as part of his 2016 Computer Science Tour of Arkansas.


  5. The Practical LawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Daily Record

    While waiting in the lobby of the Saline County Jail the other day, I visited with a distraught woman who was upset over a "no contact" order filed against her husband as part of an incident that may well result in his facing misdemeanor domestic battery charges. The woman wondered two things - could she get the "no contact" order lifted and was it possible to simply drop the battery charges against her husband? Those questions are quite common and the answers to those questions aren't as straightforward as people often believe they should be.


  6. Humane Society assists with rescue efforts in LouisianaRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Benton Courier

    Saline County Humane Society representatives have returned to the local animal shelter in Bauxite after making an emergency trip to Louisiana to assist with a rescue operation that began with pets displaced by severe flooding. Ann Sanders, director of the local shelter and president of the society, said the dogs and cats that were brought to Saline County are available for adoption starting today.


  7. Flashing red on school bus is warning to all driversRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2016 | Benton Courier

    The 2016-17 school year got underway Monday in all Saline County schools and this is an exciting time for Arkansas' students and their families. While academic achievement is a top priority, school officials say another matter is just as important: Student safety in and around school buses.


  8. Ex-Saline County deputy pleads guilty to sexual assault, sentenced to 30 years in ADCRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Benton Courier

    Gary Vice, 56, of Benton, an ex-correctional officer and a former Saline County deputy, pleaded guilty Friday in Saline County Circuit Court to four counts of first-degree sexual assault of a juvenile. Vice's charges were reduced to first-degree sexual assault as part of a negotiated plea, according to Saline County Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Rebecca Bush.


  9. Bryant voters approve sales tax extension for road, parks, fire stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... and we're ready to go to work," Mayor Jill Dabbs said. With 100 percent of precincts reporting, according to Saline County Clerk Doug Curtis' office, 1,476 of the 12,042 registered voters cast ballots in the election. That's a voter turnout of 12.3 ...


  10. Arkansas teacher charged in sex-assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... say whether Knight admitted to the crime when she was interviewed by detectives. Knight was processed into the Saline County jail at 8:04 p.m. Sunday, where she is being held in lieu of $10,000 bond. She is set to appear in court Sept. 20.


  11. Arkansas Christian Academy substitute arrested, accused of improper relationship with 16-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    A secretary who sometimes acted as a substitute teacher at Arkansas Christian Academy in Bryant has been arrested, accused of allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a 16-year-old student . Amanda Knight, 38, of Alexander was booked into the Saline County Detention Center yesterday around 8 a.m., and has been charged with first degree sexual assault.


  12. One dead, State Trooper injured in head-on crash on I-40Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    ... distress shortly after being taken into custody by officers for a break-in near Highway 5 on the Pulaski/Saline County line. The suspect, a Latino male, remains unidentified at this writing. /more/ Police say a confrontation between a convenience ...


  13. Jury trial set to begin today in defamation case against treasurer's office chief of staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    ... previously won a $30,000 settlement in a suit against Milligan on behalf of an employee Milligan fired while Saline County circuit clerk. During a deposition in the Singer case, Milligan and Sutter got in a shoving match. Sutter says he acted in ...


  14. For state, I-30 flood fight worth it; new phase nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    A contractor is about to break ground on a project to control flooding on a section of Interstate 30 in Little Rock that has bedeviled motorists for years, a problem that state highway officials say will only worsen as development in that part of Pulaski and Saline counties continues.


  15. LRPD: Suspect dies after being taken into custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    A spokesman for the Little Rock Police Department said a suspect died last night after experiencing medical distress shortly after being taken into custody by officers for a break-in near Highway 5 on the Pulaski/Saline County line. The suspect, a Latino male, remains unidentified at this writing.


  16. Man dies in custody of Little Rock policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... substance. When the officers first got to the scene, a trailer park near the Pulaski County border with Saline County, they found a door knocked in at 100 Aliza Drive. McClanahan said they then heard what sounded like a door being kicked in at 71 ...


  17. newSalt Bowl Committee announces 2016 theme, plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | KATV Little Rock

    ... on social media. Tickets and t-shirts will go on sale Monday, August 1, at all Big Red Stores in Saline County. Tickets are $10 each and include a Salt Bowl t-shirt. ickets are available at the gate on the day of the game for $8, but that price does ...


  18. Salt Bowl 17 tickets now on saleRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2016 | Benton Courier

    Tickets for Salt Bowl 17 go on sale today and can be purchased for $10 at all Saline County Big Red Stores. Signups for Throw for a Truck and Kick for Chikin open today.


  19. Metroplan's report shows a changing housing market in Central ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    ... 2016, slightly better than the 4.5 percent national growth. Little Rock grew very little. Within the region, Saline County remains the fastest-growing, having gained 10,000 persons over the year 2010, a growth rate of 9.5 percent. Faulkner County is ...


  20. Shooting near Bauxite leaves 1 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    A shooting in Saline County on Wednesday left one person with injuries that were not deemed life-threatening, a sheriff's office official said.