August 26th, 2014
Oleta Stroud Howard, 91, of Hewitt, Texas, formerly of Bryant, left this earth Aug. 23, 2014, to be with her Heavenly Father and family.Â She was born Feb. 6, 1923 in Lambert.Â
Mrs. Howard was a member of the First Baptist Church in North Little Rock.Â
She was preceded in death by her parents, William Patrick Thomas and Mary Elizabeth Thomas; her husband, Frank Howard; three brothers; two sisters, one grandson and one great-grandson.
From the Benton Police Department:
On 8/24/14, at approximately 3:22 AM, officers with the Benton Police Department responded to 2013 Military Road on report of a suspicious person. Upon officerâ€™s arrival, they located a truck with a window busted out and the steering column torn apart.
LITTLE ROCK â€” Authorities say a Pulaski County jail inmate escaped while being taken to the county courthouse.
Sheriff's Lt. Carl Minden says 30-year-old inmate Anael Castro-Hernandez escaped about 8 a.m. in downtown Little Rock. Minden told reporters that Castro-Hernandez escaped while being escorted with other inmates from a van into the courthouse about 8 a.m. Monday, but details of how he escaped were not released.