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September 11th, 2014
Because of today's inclement weather, Saline Memorial Health Foundations' Gathering on the Greens fundraiser scheduled tonight is being postponed.
The event has been rescheduled for Thursday, Sept. 25, at Hurricane Golf and Country Club in Bryant.
Tickets for Gathering on the Greens and a purse/yeti cooler raffle will be available for purchase in the next two weeks, said Rebecca Jones, director of marketing and community relations.
For more information, call the Foundation office at 776-6746.
Saline County sheriff's deputies have arrested a woman who allegedly stabbed a man.
Tammy Carter, 45, reportedly told officers Tuesday that she stabbed the victim, Stacy Grinnell, 39, because he was physically assaulting her, according to the police report.
Grinnell allegedly grabbed her and attempted to choke her, she said.
"Grinnell continued to physically assault her, dragging her through the living room and hitting her," the officer's report stated.
Benton native Tony Gatlin, 13 years after the terrorists' attack on Sept. 11, 2001, recounts his experience from the day. The following is his account:
"On Sept 11, 2001, I was at the Pentagon. I was working for the Secretary of the Air Force at the time. After the first plane struck the World Trade Center at about 8:45 a.m., our staff gathered in the SECAF's office to watch the coverage on television.