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March 9th, 2015
The Benton City Council will meet tonight to discuss topics ranging from splitting the Department of Community Services and Department of Economic Development to applying for a grant that would add additional firefighters to the cityâ€™s fire department.
The Bryant Parks and Recreation Committee will meet at 6 p.m. today at City Hall.
According to the agenda, the committee will discuss alcohol permits in the park, employee positions, the 2015 Easter Egg Hunt, a Bryant prom after party, installing security cameras and the 2015 Arbor Day.
Today is the last day of early voting during the Bryant School District election for a proposal millage increase.
The â€śvote hereâ€ť building is the only site that is open. Residents can vote from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The current millage rate for the Bryant School District is 37.2 mills. Officials are proposing an increase of 4.9 mills.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. ACTIVISTS REFLECT ON SYRIA'S SPIRAL FROM PROTESTS TO HORROR
Many Syrians now believe the conflict has become a choice between rule by President Bashar Assad and rule by Islamic radicals, and many prefer the former.
2. INTELLIGENCE REPORT AN EXCEPTION IN CIA OVERSIGHT