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September 30th, 2014

Benton signs 3-year C.W. Lewis lease; parks department able to use stadium

September 30, 2014

C.W. Lewis Stadium is now available to the Benton Parks and Recreation Department for use as a venue for rental.

On Sept. 22, Mayor David Mattingly and Donald Bobbitt, president of the University of Arkansas System, signed a three-year lease that allows the city of Benton to use the university-owned stadium.

Parks and Recreation Department director John Eckart says he expects to begin accepting reservations for use of the facility on Oct. 1.

More info can be found in today's issue of The Saline Courier.

Wagon-decorating contest set for 2014 Old-Fashioned Day

September 30, 2014

Youngsters are invited to gussy up their wagons, give them a western look and come on down to Old-Fashioned Day.

Angela Ross, coordinator of the 2014 Old-Fashioned Day, announced plans for a a wagon-decorating contest with western theme in conjunction with the Oct. 11 celebration that raises funds for the Benton Senior Wellness and Activity Center.

Ross said the contest will begin at 10 a.m. and will be held on the west side of the courthouse lawn, facing First United Methodist Church.

More info can be found in today's issue of The Saline Courier.

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