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October 16th, 2014
Benton Police Department
â€¢A representative from First Assembly of God on South Arkansas 5 reported fuel was stolen from one of the church's vehicles.
â€¢A woman at Walmart reported money from her bank account was used without her permission.
â€¢Cody Stuckey, 21, of Bauxite was arrested Alcoa Road and charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. During the same incident, Justin Scott, 30, of Benton was arrested and charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was also named on an active warrant.
During the regularly scheduled Benton School Board meeting Monday night, Karla Neathery, assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction, presented the district's annual report for the 2013-14 school year.
Neathery said it has been a "very successful year" and the district is proud of its accomplishments.
Beginning today, students at Bryant High School will be participating in the Celebrate My Drive nationwide campaign. During this campaign, anyone 14 and older is encouraged to make a commitment to use safe driving habits.
"It's a community celebration of safe driving habits emphasizing the benefits of safe choices as teens celebrate the freedom that comes with getting a driver's license," said Devin Sherrill, Bryant School District communications director.
More info can be found in today's issue of The Saline Courier.