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Benton County justices of the peace continue working on 2018 budget

Roads and bridges were two of the topics at Tuesday's meeting where Benton County's justices of the peace worked to prepare the 2018 budget.

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Hardin sentenced to 30 years in prison

BENTONVILLE -- A former Gateway police chief admitted he killed a man, but his motive remains a mystery.

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Hardin sentenced to 30 years in prison

BENTONVILLE -- A former police chief and constable was sentenced to 30 years in prison after he admitted he shot a man to death.

Ex-county divers reach deal to avoid gear-misuse charges

The criminal cases against two former Benton County dive team members will end if they follow through with conditions reached in a deal with prosecutors.

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Rogers babysitter arrested in infant's death

A Rogers babysitter was arrested Thursday in connection with the death of a 8-month-old girl in her care.

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Rogers seeking legal action to halt Bentonville annexation

Rogers is asking the courts to stop Bentonville from annexing land it wants to pull into its own boundaries.

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Former deputy and JP will not face criminal charge

BENTONVILLE -- A former deputy and Benton County justice of the peace will not be charged with sexual assault.

Former Benton County Dive Team members reach agreement in criminal case

BENTONVILLE -- The criminal cases against two former Benton County Dive Team members will end if they follow through with conditions reached with prosecutors.

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$250,000 bond set for suspect in rape case

Gravette woman tells police man asked to use her phone

BENTONVILLE — A Gravette woman who was raped and beaten told police her attacker got into her house after knocking on the door and asking to use her phone, court documents show.

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Figures represent victims killed as result of domestic violence

BENTONVILLE — Red silhouettes this month will honor the lives of people killed in domestic violence incidents and also serve as a warning about domestic abuse, Amber Lacewell said.

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Charles Alan Rickman, 30, of Siloam Springs is led Friday into a courtroom at the Benton County Cour...

Charles Alan Rickman, 30, of Siloam Springs is led Friday into a courtroom at the Benton County Courthouse in Bentonville. Rickman...

Published: October 7, 2017

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Rogers police at the scene Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017 where a man barri...

NWA Democrat-Gazette/TRACY NEAL Rogers police at the scene Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017 where a man barricaded himself in a home in Rog...

Published: August 29, 2017

Patrick Malone, 20, of Garfield is escorted Tuesday by a Benton County Sheriff's Office deputy after...

Patrick Malone, 20, of Garfield is escorted Tuesday by a Benton County Sheriff's Office deputy after his court appearance in conne...

Published: August 4, 2017

Patrick Malone, 20, of Garfield is escorted Tuesday by a Benton County Sheriff's Office deputy after...

Patrick Malone, 20, of Garfield is escorted Tuesday by a Benton County Sheriff's Office deputy after his court appearance in conne...

Published: August 2, 2017

NWA DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE/TRACY M. NEAL Patrick Malone, 20, of Garfield was arrested Monday in connection...

NWA DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE/TRACY M. NEAL Patrick Malone, 20, of Garfield was arrested Monday in connection with capital murder. He is ac...

Published: August 1, 2017

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