Tom Sissom

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Beaver Lake Fire Department seeks dues increase

Subscriber onlyThe Beaver Lake Volunteer Fire Department plans to seek a $75 increase in annual dues, a year after voters rejected a larger request. Continue reading...

Benton County officials view courtrooms in Bentonville

Subscriber onlyBenton County's justices of the peace got a firsthand look at the circuit court facilities Thursday night. Continue reading...

State auditors say $1.1M stolen from county fund

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials said Tuesday more than $1.1 million was taken from a county travel fund over a 10-year period. Continue reading...

Benton County to brief new officials on courts plan

Subscriber onlyBenton County's new justices of the peace will begin a crash course in the courts project at tonight's Committee of the Whole meeting. Continue reading...

Benton County audit shows $1.1 million missing

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials said Tuesday more than $1.1 million was taken from a travel fund over a 10-year period. Continue reading...

County rebidding overhaul of bridge

War Eagle work needs experience

Subscriber onlyBenton County is advertising revised bid documents to repair War Eagle Bridge, county officials said. Continue reading...

Benton County names veterans officer

Judge promotes from within to fill office’s top spot

Subscriber onlyBenton County Judge Barry Moehring, citing the value in continuity and experience, has promoted Patrick Robinson to the top position in the Veteran Services Office. Continue reading...

Benton County plans new financial controls

Subscriber onlyBenton County's justices of the peace were briefed Thursday on new financial controls the county is planning after a former employee was accused of theft. Continue reading...

Benton County reviews road plans

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County's justices of the peace got their first look Tuesday at what was pitched as a new way of developing the 2017 road work plan. Continue reading...

Benton County eyes state road money

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County is re-evaluating the 2017 plans for the Road Department and will have about $750,000 in state aid money to spend on county road projects, Judge Barry Moehring said. Continue reading...

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Donna Miles, from left, manager of the Bella Vista Animal Shelter, Matt Colston, assistant manager o...

Donna Miles, from left, manager of the Bella Vista Animal Shelter, Matt Colston, assistant manager of the Rogers Animal Shelter, a...

Published: August 18, 2012

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