benton benton  /ˈbɛn tən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States artist whose paintings portrayed life in the Midwest and South (1889-1975)
  2. (n) United States legislator who opposed the use of paper currency (1782-1858)

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News

  1. Benton Harbor man sentenced for triple shooting

    A Benton Harbor man is headed to prison for at least 11 years for his role in a triple shooting last year near Kalamazoo.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WNDU 16 South Bend

  2. Benton talks stricter ‘vicious dog’ policy

    BENTON — When a bull mastiff attacked and killed Cindy Bowden’s dog in January, she made it her mission to change this city’s animal control ordinance. Six months later, an updated and stricter set of regulations was approved by Benton’s Community Service and Animal Control committee Tuesday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

  3. UPDATE: Benton County firefighters tackle Finley blaze

    Benton County firefighters are now battling another blaze east of Kennewick near the fertilizer plan
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Tri-City Herald

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