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The Bryant Police Department is investigating the theft of an ATM from Arkansas Federal Credit Union.

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Confirmed new cases of COVID-19 rose by 1,735 to a cumulative confirmed total of 214,199, according to the Arkansas Department of Health, with 17,357 active confirmed and 193,321 recovered.

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The times for tonight’s Benton City Council committee meetings have changed. The Street and Drainage Committee will meet at 5 p.m. and the Community Services/Animal Control Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Both meetings will be held in the city council chambers at the Benton Municipal Complex. …

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The Benton Fire Department is gearing up to hire a number of new firefighters for the department and is eager to get the word out about the hiring process and let people know how to become a part of such an important group that is not only a vital part of the community, but a second family f…

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The city of Bryant is continuing stormwater repairs on Mills Park Road. The road is expected to remain closed through the rest of the week.

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As of Tuesday, new confirmed cases of COVID-19 had risen by 2,095 to a cumulative confirmed total of 210,873 with 18,177 confirmed active and 189,245 recovered.

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According to the Arkansas Department of Health, the state had 2,211 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 for a total of 202,742 cumulative confirmed cases with 18,564 active and 180,851 recoveries.

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The Arkansas Department of Health reported 2,277 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Thursday for a cumulative confirmed total of 200,531 cases with 17,517 active and 179,718 recoveries.

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New confirmed cases of COVID-19 rose by 2,324 to 198,254 confirmed cumulative cases, according to the Arkansas Department of Health on Wednesday. Cumulative active cases are at 16,954 with 178,025 recoveries.

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WASHINGTON — Angry supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday in a chaotic protest aimed at thwarting a peaceful transfer of power, forcing lawmakers to be rushed from the building and interrupting challenges to Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory. Trump iss…

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The Arkansas Department of Health has confirmed a new boil order for a portion of customers with the Salem Water Association.

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Funeral service and visitation information has been released for Kayla Bubbus, a Bauxite sophomore double-sport athlete, who died due to injuries suffered during a vehicle accident Saturday.

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The Arkansas Department of Health numbers show 846 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Monday for a total of 193,655 cumulative cases with 16,495 confirmed active cases and 193,995 recoveries. 

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Tina Coston, Executive Assistant to Benton Mayor Tom Farmer and Director of Marketing and Special Events for the city will be starting a new adventure in the new year as she leaves her current position to become a part of the staff of Arkansas Supreme Court Associate Justice Barbara Womack Webb.

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Saline County started the new year by swearing in the circuit and district judges at the Veteran's Memorial at the Saline County Courthouse. Photos of the swearing in will be in an upcoming edition of The Saline Courier.

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The Arkansas Department of Health reported 1,837 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Thursday for a total of 186,784 confirmed cumulative cases with 15,780 confirmed active cases and 167,839 recoveries.

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The Arkansas Department of Health COVID-19 case report for Wednesday shows 2,320 new confirmed cases for a cumulative confirmed total of 184,947 cases with 15,658 active and 166,198 recovered. 

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New confirmed cases of COVID-19 have risen by 1,449 to a confirmed cumulative total of 182,627 cases with 15,158 confirmed active and 164,404 recoveries, according to the Arkansas Department of Health on Tuesday.

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WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday blocked Democrats' push to immediately bring President Donald Trump's demand for bigger $2,000 COVID-19 relief checks up for a vote, saying the chamber would “begin a process” to address the issue.

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According to the Arkansas Department of Health, new confirmed cases of COVID-19 rose by 2,358 to a confirmed cumulative total of 177,140 with 16,967 confirmed active and 157,204 recoveries. 

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Arkansas Department of Health numbers on Tuesday show 1,110 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 for a confirmed cumulative total of 172,782 cases with 16,173 active and 153,677 recovered.

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About midnight today, a the driver of a vehicle missed a turn near the Alcoa Road overpass which resulted in a crash.

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Benton residents Jon and Kim Hedden are the owners of a new 2021 four-wheel Drive GMC Sierra thanks to the annual car giveaway sponsored Everett Buick GMC. Usually part of Glitz and Garland, this year's event was canceled due to COVID-19. Kim purchased the ticket for a chance to win for Jon …

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New confirmed cases of COVID-19 have risen by 2,282 to a confirmed total of 165,512, according to the Arkansas Department of Health. Active confirmed cases are at 16,446 with 146,287 recoveries.

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On Wednesday Bryant special education teacher and cheer coach at Bethel Middle School Jamie Sheffield lost her life to COVID-19.

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Saline County deaths due to COVID-19 have surpassed 80 since March, according to the Arkansas Department of Health.

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New confirmed cases of COVID-19 have risen in Arkansas by 1,638 to a confimed cumulative total of 163,230 as of Wednesday, according to the Arkansas Department of Health. Active confirmed cases are at 15,862 with 144, 621 recoveries.

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Allie Staton loads the first Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines allotted to Saline County into a special freezer Tuesday at West Side Pharmacy in Benton. See Wednesday's issue of The Saline Courier for more information.

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Arkansas Department of Health numbers show 1,233 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 for a confirmed cumulative total of 160,365 cases with 16, 414 confirmed active and 141,264 recoveries.

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Mistletoe Market takes over the City of Benton Farmers Market on Saturday to give shoppers the chance to get local items for Christmas. 

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New confirmed cases of COVID-19 rose 1,938 to 156,011 cumulative confirmed cases Friday, according to the Arkansas Department of Health. Confirmed active cases are at 16,000 with 137,401 recoveries.

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Saline County deaths due to COVID-19 has surpassed 70 since March, according to the Arkansas Department of Health.

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The Arkansas Department of Health numbers show 1,704 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 for a cumulative confirmed total of 154,073 with 15,342 active confirmed cases and 136,150 recoveries.