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June 6th, 2014

Woman charged with felony for allegedly harming child at daycare

June 6, 2014

Keyuanna Coats, who was arrested when she allegedly dragged a child across carpet at Wisdom Tree Daycare in Bryant, has been charged with second degree battery. The charge is a Class D felony. For the full story, see Saturday's edition of the paper.

Benton considering eminent domain to seize property

June 6, 2014

The Benton City Council will discuss potentially seizing certain property for the Alcoa Road improvement project through eminent domain at the regularly scheduled council meeting on Monday, June 9.

Alderman Charles Cunningham will present the ordinance. Ordinance 25 will authorize the city to seize necessary lands for the Alcoa Road project by eminent domain.

Man arrested, charged with harming children

June 6, 2014

Saline County Sheriff's Office, with assistance from several other agencies, arrested a man for allegedly using a false identity to contact young children.

Douglas E. Callaway, 47, of Shannon Hills allegedly used a false identity, Billy Thompson, to contact young children on social media sites, said Amanda Best, administrative assistant for the Saline County Sheriff.

Anyone with information about more possible victims in connection with this case should contact Detective R. Schwin at 501-303-5608.


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