A Little Rock man was charged with several counts of computer fraud for allegedly collecting donations for a child with a brain tumor and then keeping the money for personal use.
Houston Franks, 26 of Little Rock, has been charged with eight counts of computer fraud and theft of property for allegedly collecting $3,719.91 through a fundraising website and then using the money for personal use. For the full story, see Saturday's edition of The Saline Courier.
Jenny Johnston, a dance instructor at Dance! Laura Stilwell & Company in Benton, is one of the finalists for the 2014 Arkansas Community Service Awards.
The awards program, now in its 37th year, is sponsored by the Arkansas Department of Human Services Division of Community Service and Nonprofit Support, KARK 4, Duncan Law Firm and the Governorâ€™s Office.
Johnston was nominated for the honor by the Royal Players, for whom she has choreographed several musical productions.