Abby Grace Wilson leads Alanna Dunn down the runway during the Re-Fashion Bash event held Saturday evening at the Benton Event Center. All of the designs modeled at the event were made from recycled items.
Mayor David Mattingly will hold a press conference beginning at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 14, in rooms 4 and 5 of the Benton Event Center to announce initiatives essential to the City of Benton’s economic development strategy.
Charlie Cole Chaffin, a former state senator from Benton, was guest speaker Friday night at the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, sponsored by the Saline County Democratic Party. Chaffin was elected to the Arkansas Senate in a special election held in 1984 following the unexpected death of then-Sen.
— Hillary Rodham Clinton jumped back into presidential politics on Sunday, making a much-awaited announcement she will again seek the White House with a promise to serve as the "champion" of everyday Americans.