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February 27th, 2015
A fire was reported Friday morning at the former home of a man recently found not guilty of the murders of two brothers in the Sardis community.
Firefighters and Saline County sheriffâ€™s deputies responded to 9800 Hogue Road for a report of a residence on fire.
Clinton Dewitt Spann Jr. lived at this home, but he is not residing there now, said Lt. Scott Courtney, Saline County Sheriffâ€™s Office spokesperson.
During a Circuit Court trial earlier this month, Spann was found not guilty of murdering brothers Michael Williams and Donald Williams, who lived near Spann.
LOS ANGELES (AP) â€” Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of "Star Trek" fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.
Nimoy died Friday of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at his Los Angeles home, said his son, Adam Nimoy. He was 83.
A recent income study of counties in each state determined that Saline County holds the distinction of being the richest county in Arkansas.
Each state's top county in the study is identified by a photo of a significant site along with pertinent facts. In Saline County's case, a photo of the courthouse is included with the information.
That study by 24/7 Wall St. determined that the county's median household income is $55,348 while the state's median household income is $40,768.