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May 29th, 2014

Veloria C. "Vee" Moore

May 29, 2014

Veloria C. "Vee" Moore, 84, of Benton passed away May 26, 2014 at Hospice Home Care in Little Rock.  She was a member of Indian Springs Baptist Church and Bryant Senior Activity Center.
Vee is survived by her husband, Dan Moore, children Sandy Haney (Johnny), Ray Martin (Becky), and Andrea McBryde (Michael); three step children, 2 grandchildren, several great- grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
In accordance with her wishes, there will be no memorial service. Cremation services by Cremations of Arkansas.

Benton Police bust two men for child porn

May 29, 2014

Benton police officers recently arrested two men on child pornography and other related charges for two separate incidents.

In both cases, the men communicated with an investigator posing as a juvenile and shared explicit pictures and information about themselves, said Lt. Kevin Russell, Benton Police Department spokesperson.
Jonathan Ivy, 22, of Arkadelphia was arrested on March 28.

In a separate incident, Richard Washam, 24, of Pine Bluff initiated a meeting with the officer posing as a juvenile and was arrested on May 26 at the arranged meeting spot, Russell said.

Tyson makes rival $6.2B bid for Hillshire Brands

May 29, 2014

NEW YORK — Hillshire Brands has another suitor.

Two days after poultry producer Pilgrim's Pride made a $5.58 billion bid for the maker of Ball Park hot dogs and Jimmy Dean sausages, Tyson Foods Co. barged in with a $6.2 billion offer. The latest offer sent Hillshire shares up 14 percent in premarket trading.


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