The Benton City Council will meet at 7 p.m. today to discuss five items, including a resolution to recognize Mayor David Mattingly for his work on Riverside Park. The meeting will take place at City Hall.
Saline County Prosecuting Attorney Ken Casady has responded in a creative way to a legislative bill regarding prison population and criminal sentencing. Following state Rep. Jeremy Hutchinson’s proposal on Tuesday, Casady made headlines with his comic book response.
A Benton Police Department officer responsible for shooting and killing and armed suspect during an attempted bank robbery in December has been cleared of any wrongdoing by the Saline County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.