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Benton County planners OK Centerton water tank

Subscriber onlyBenton County planners on Wednesday approved plans to add 3-million gallons of storage to the Centerton water system Continue reading...

Benton County officials consider personnel changes

Subscriber onlyBenton County's justices of the peace on Tuesday endorsed a range of personnel requests for the 2019 budget. Continue reading...

Benton County panel approves sale of property

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials Monday approved selling its mobile command unit and the building that formerly housed the planning, building and environmental division offices. Continue reading...

Benton County officials to see personnel budget changes

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials say the 2019 budget process appears to be off to a good start, with just one new position requested. Continue reading...

Benton County planners hear tiny homes concept

Subscriber onlyBenton County planners had their first look at a proposed "tiny home" Thursday and said the county would treat such a project like a mobile home park as the most comparable kind of development. Continue reading...

Benton County nears ambulance contract

Subscriber onlyBenton County is close to a new three-year contract to provide ambulance service to the rural areas in the west side of the county. Continue reading...

Benton County eyes sale of office building

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials say they're pleased with the high bid on the old Community Development Building and may proceed with the sale. Continue reading...

JPs halt plan to sell command vehicle

Subscriber onlyBenton County's Finance Committee has halted officials' plans to sell its mobile command vehicle. Continue reading...

Benton County panel OKs new radio plan

Subscriber only Benton County's justices of the peace on Thursday recommended spending $3.75 million for a new radio system for the Sheriff's Office, jail, and other departments, with a promise to consider more money to help smaller fire and police departments buy needed new radios. Continue reading...

Benton County planners OK Siloam Springs trail plan

Subscriber onlyBenton County planners on Wednesday approved plans for a trail to connect Siloam Springs to Lake Frances in Oklahoma. Continue reading...

Benton County Sheriff's Office offers radios for small departments

Subscriber onlyBenton County Sheriff Shawn Holloway on Tuesday offered $200,000 from his office's funds to offset some of the cost of proposed new radios for smaller police and fire departments in Benton County. Continue reading...

Benton County officials want input on new radio plan

Subscriber onlyBenton County's justices of the peace will have a special meeting Tuesday to gather information and hear concerns about the county's proposed new emergency communications system. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas cities eye water needs

Subscriber onlyThe continuing population growth in Northwest Arkansas is pushing cities and other entities to consider basic needs, including a growing need for water. Continue reading...

Benton County officials begin budget work

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials aim to keep 2019 spending levels as close to 2018 as possible because they have several expensive projects under consideration or underway. Continue reading...

Benton County enhances building security

Subscriber onlyAnyone with business at the Benton County Administration Building may need to allow a little more time to get their work done once planned security changes are implemented. Continue reading...

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