October 10th, 2014
Benton Police Department
â€¢A man came to the Benton Police Department to report money was stolen in Tahlequah, Okla.
from his bank account.
â€¢A woman on Galloway Drive reported jewelry was stolen from her residence.
â€¢ A man on Beverly Drive reported tools were stolen from his residence.
â€¢A woman on Parker Street reported money was stolen from her residence.
â€¢Gregory Crook, 28, of Benton was arrested on Alcoa Road and charged with public intoxication.
Saline County Sheriff's Office
â€¢A woman on East Sawmill Road reported her tires were slashed.
A man and woman have been charged with 37 counts of forgery for allegedly forging more than $5,000 in checks stolen from a family member.
Ashlee Rodgers, 23, and Neil Phelps, 27, both of Benton, were arrested Monday.
More info can be found in today's issue of The Saline Courier.
NEW YORK â€” Former "Saturday Night Live" cast member Jan Hooks, whose impressions ranged from Nancy Reagan to Sinead O'Connor to Tammy Faye Bakker during a five-year stint on the show, has died.
The 57-year-old Hooks died Thursday in New York, according to her agent, Lisa Lieberman. She had no other details.
Hooks, a Decatur, Georgia, native, moved into prime time in 1991 as a cast member on the sitcom "Designing Women." She later did an Emmy Award-nominated turn on "3rd Rock From the Sun."