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Siloam Springs candidate chosen by cutting cards

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE --The Queen of Spades was a winner in Tuesday's election for a seat on Siloam Springs' Board of Directors. Continue reading...

Benton County panel OKs 2018 budget

Subscriber only Benton County's justices of the peace on Tuesday endorsed the 2018 budget. Continue reading...

Commentary: Looking back at Roy Reed

Journalist-turned-professor changes a life

Subscriber only"The troopers rushed forward, their blue uniforms and white helmets blurring into a flying wedge as they moved. Continue reading...

NW Arkansas tax revenue rises

Growth in region credited to economy, population increase

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Increasing sales tax revenue is a reflection of Northwest Arkansas' strong economy and is likely to continue for the foreseeable future, according to a University of Arkansas economist. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas sales tax revenue reflects national, global economy

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Increasing sales tax revenue is a reflection of Northwest Arkansas' strong economy and is likely to continue for the foreseeable future, according to a University of Arkansas economist. Continue reading...

Benton County planners delay Simmons poultry plant decision

Subscriber onlyAfter a two-hour meeting, Benton County planners on Wednesday delayed plans presented by Simmons Food Products for a new poultry production plant near Gentry. Continue reading...

Benton County panel OKs 2018 budget

Subscriber onlyBenton County's Finance Committee on Tuesday endorsed the 2018 budget. Continue reading...

County faces spending decisions

JPs look at how to pay for courts building, emergency radio

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials have all but completed the 2018 budget, but spending decisions still have to be made, including how best to use a projected $1.5 million to $2 million in turn-back money. Continue reading...

Benton County panel OKs 2018 budget

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County's justices of the peace finished work on the county's 2018 budget Monday, sending the spending plan on for approval by the full Quorum Court. Continue reading...

Benton County planning Rogers office site

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- Benton County officials were generally positive in their initial assessments of proposed office space in the old Kmart building. Continue reading...

Benton County officials eye turnback money

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials have all but completed the 2018 budget, but spending decisions still have to be made, including how best to use a projected $1.5 million to $2 million in turnback money. Continue reading...

County reviews plan for poultry plant

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County planners have reviewed plans for a proposed new poultry processing plant for Simmons Prepared Foods to be located near Gentry. Continue reading...

New voting-machine system delivered early to Benton County

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE — Benton County is a step closer to having a new election system after officials took delivery of the first batch of new voting machines. Continue reading...

Benton County gets new voting machines

Subscriber onlyBenton County is a step closer to having a new election system, with officials taking delivery of the first batch of voting machines Friday. Continue reading...

Benton County planners eye Simmons plant

Subscriber onlyBenton County planners on Wednesday reviewed plans for a new poultry processing plant for Simmons Foods to be near Gentry. Continue reading...

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