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[12 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 2,703 views]
Rascals ruin crepe myrtles in Benton

The Benton Police Department announced that someone — or a group of fiendish someones — destroyed nine of the new crepe myrtle trees that were added as part of the city’s revitalization project on South Street. The trees have a replacement value of $750.
Benton Police want to bring the vandals to justice and are encouraging anyone with information about the crime to come forward and rat out the ne’er-do-well(s). Want to avenge the defenseless trees? Call the Benton Police at (501)778-1171 or (501)315-TIPS.
Individuals can also send anonymous tips about the …

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[8 Mar 2011 | No Comment | 1,023 views]
Week in Review — Feb. 28 through March 5

We reported on a slew of things here at First Arkansas News last week.
It would be a downright shame if some people missed some of the stories around here last week. Indeed, we covered everything form UA Basketball Coach John Pelphrey coming under fire to thuggery in downtown Little Rock to a Bella Vista resident winning the Publishers Clearinghouse Sweepstakes.
We want to make things convenient for our readers so — as usual — we’re linking to all of the articles over the past week in the post so that people …

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[1 Mar 2011 | 4 Comments | 3,335 views]
Hooliganism in downtown Little Rock

See that lady in the photo?
That’s Erica Bonds, a Little Rock resident who was excited on Saturday because she bought a 2006 Saturn Vue that afternoon. She wasn’t too happy because that car was broken into Saturday night — part of what First Arkansas News has learned is becoming a disturbing trend in the area.
Bonds went to a performance of the Arkansas Symphony Performance at the Robinson Music Hall at 7 Statehouse Plaza in downtown Little Rock on Saturday night with her fiance, David Hudson. Yes, Hudson has written an …

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[6 May 2010 | No Comment | 1,598 views]
Lawrence Taylor; Former Athlete, Current Idiot

I would imagine Lawrence Taylor is the most popular man in Ben Roethlisberger’s life right now.
It’s a big job considering Roethlisberger’s recent alleged sexual escapades, but someone looks worse than Big Ben right now. Lawrence Taylor has been charged with third-degree rape in an incident involving a 16-year-old girl.
The hall of fame football player was also charged with third-degree patronization since he allegedly paid the victim to have sex with him.
The allegation is that the girl, a runaway, was staying with a man named Rasheed Davis, who took her …