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September 17th, 2014
Benton Police Department
â€¢A man on West Hazel Street reported the theft of a vehicle.
â€¢Michael Halpain was arrested at Walmart and charged with shoplifting. He is also named in an outstanding warrant.
â€¢Judy Smoke, 43, of Traskwood was cited for terroristic threatening in connection with an incident on Alcoa Road.
â€¢Michelle Henning, 45, of Benton was cited for shoplifting in connection with an incident at Walmart.
â€¢Jonathan Swaite, 29, Kayla Steele, 19, and Chelsea Bauer, 19, all of Benton, were arrested on River Street and charged with various drug-related offenses.
Thirteen local churches have joined forces to provide a home for a Benton man.
Wes Hogue's new house is the focus of the annual Apostles Build of Habitat for Humanity of Saline County.
Work on the structure in Partnership Village began Saturday morning. Along with volunteers from the sponsoring churches, Hogue was on site to assist.
All homeowners are required to provide "sweat equity" toward their home projects and Hogue has been contributing to this requirement as a volunteer at the Habitat ReStore.
The Finance and Personnel Committee of the Bryant City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Boswell Municipal Complex.
During the meeting, the committee will be discussing the August financial statements, the purchase of new equipment for the Bryant Fire Department and a grant for the Bryant Parks Department.