Issues

  • Coaching legend Vince Lombardi once said, “Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” If Mr. Lombardi is correct, the...

  • It’s Sunday afternoon, the first weekend of the NFL Playoffs, and Bryant Head Football Coach Buck James is doing exactly what you’d expect. He’s at...

  • Jamol Jones was a kid with a story. A 29-year-old Benton native from the Ralph Bunche community who attended the Boys & Girls Club since...

  • Untitled

    Good Day, I hope this note finds you well. In our family, holiday celebrations were never big deals; work came first, always. The exceptions were...

  • #shoplocal 2018

    Fill the Christmas tree with gifts from locally-owned businesses. Lavish Boutique 123 N. Main Street Benton, AR 72015 501-776-2700 www.lavishonmain.com  

  • Education: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

    Learning is a lifelong process and an education is, as they say, “a gift that none can take away.” We are all learning. Whether through...

  • 20th Century Club Lodge

    The Hope Ball is one of the most elegant nights in Little Rock, but its reach extends well past the lines of Pulaski County. The...

  • 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...

  • Tom Farmer

    Don’t let his longtime employment in Bryant fool you. Tom Farmer is Benton, through and through. He may have served as the Bryant Hornets’ head...

  • Mary Beth Kelloms

    Mary Beth Kelloms announced her candidacy for Haskell mayor in June, and brings with her a lengthy record of business success, public service and community...