All posts by Jillian McGehee

  • Making Old Fashioned Day New Again

    With the popular Third Thursday outing and up-and-coming businesses going strong, historic downtown Benton is hopping. It’s a place for citizens and business owners alike...

  • Full Out Barre

    Boutique fitness is all a buzz in the fitness world these days. People on a quest to start a healthier lifestyle or those looking for...

  • Behind the Friday Night Lights

    The time of year approaches when fans fill stadiums to cheer on their favorite football players and teams. It’s the love of camaraderie as much...

  • Bryant Hornet Touchdown Club

    The Bryant Hornet Touchdown Club isn’t just about football. It’s about community. Formed four years ago, the club formerly was a traditional booster club. Establishing...

  • A guest appearance from “Elvis,” door prizes and an opportunity to be crowned king or queen – this is not your typical prom. Bryant’s first...

  • The last thing one might expect from someone living with stage IV cancer is for her to step out of her own inner fears and...

  • Lighting The Way

    Like the New Year, spring seems to be a popular time to make new resolutions and commit to change to our lives. You may find...

  • Secured In Style

    Many businesses and homes have them, but like a lot of fixtures we have come to know through familiarity over the centuries, fences may be...

  • Boasting economic growth and attracting new residents, Saline County provides a quality place for development and everyday life. As Gary James, president and CEO of...

  • Jerry Ponder

    Jerry Ponder chose Benton as home for his family 17 years ago. He delved into the community and has served as an alderman for 12...