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Civitan Services' popular paint party will be held online to allow participants to still enjoy the event while staying safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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The Saline County District Court has rescheduled certain court cases due to the novel coronavirus.

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In a letter sent to parents and student of Benton Junior High School, Principal Chad Pitts has outlined the plans to continue education while students remain out of school.

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According to the Arkansas Department of Health, positive COVID-19 cases in Saline County have risen to five.

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According to many reports, a massive tornado has destroyed a number of businesses in Jonesboro. It is unknown at this time if injuries have been reported.

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Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced today that two more individuals have died as a result of COVID-19, raising the statewide total to five.

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According to the Arkansas Department of Health, the total number of positive COVID-19 cases and recoveries have risen since Gov. Asa Hutchinson spoke at 1:30 p.m. today.

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In his daily news conference Friday, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced that positive COVID-19 cases have reached 381 statewide.

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In answer for the overwhelming need for face masks for medical professional, Johnston's Home Center, 1421 Military Road, has begun offering instruction on how to create the masks. 

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As of 12:30 p.m. today, Arkansas has had 280 positive cases of COVID-19 reported. Of those, there have been two deaths and 11 recoveries. 

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WASHINGTON — The White House and Senate leaders of both parties announced agreement early Wednesday on an unprecedented $2 trillion emergency bill to rush sweeping aid to businesses, workers and a health care system slammed by the coronavirus pandemic.

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First United Methodist Church of Benton plans to distribute grocery bags of food to those in need from 5 to 7 p.m. today, on the Sevier Street side of its campus. 

Benton High School as postponed the 2020 prom and has announced a new tentative date for graduation.

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First United Methodist Church of Benton plans to distribute grocery bags of food to those in need from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, on the Sevier Street side of its campus. 

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During Monday night’s meeting of the Benton City Council, Benton Utilities Manager David Vondran announced that the company would be temporarily suspending the disconnection of services due to nonpayment stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Cooper-Anthony Mercy Child Advocacy Center in Benton will postpone its Saline County Rally and Luncheon due to concerns about the coronavirus.

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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump expressed qualms Monday about extending the current 15-day shutdown recommended by the federal government, even as his officials warned that the coronavirus crisis is deepening and Congress ran into more roadblocks trying to complete a nearly $2 trillion e…