The city of Benton, Illinois has a population of 6880 and ranked #256 by population in the state. Benton has 3270 households and a total area of 5.35 sq. miles w/ a population density of 1286 people per sq. mile and approx. 2.1 people per household. Data according to 2000 census.

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5 Questions with Carolyn Ashton, Benton County 4-H - Corvallis Gazette Times - One of the most popular youth organizations in Philomath and the surrounding rural area for many years now has been Benton County 4-H. A program under the Oregon State University Extension Service, 4-H's stated mission is to engage youth “to reach ... - Thu, 26 Nov 2015

Bond Set at $100000 for Benton Child Manslaughter Suspects - KARK - BENTON, Ark. - The parents of a Benton child who police say died as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound were given a bond of $100,000 on Wednesday morning. Tabitha Ashley, 23, and Phillip Ashley, 27, were arrested on Monday. Their two-year-old ...Bond set at $100000 for parents of 2-year-old who shot himself; face ... - Daily JournalParents' bail set at $100000 in death - Northwest Arkansas News - Wed, 25 Nov 2015

Benton Harbor football team, Coach Uzelac surprised by Good Morning America - - BENTON HARBOR, MI — Good Morning America paid a visit to Benton Harbor High School on Monday to surprise Coach Elliot Uzelac and the Benton Harbor High School football team. T.J. Holmes of Good Morning America approached the coach Monday ...GMA surprises Benton Harbor coach behind turnaround - WOODTV.comFootball Coach and Team Get Big Surprise 'Thank You' on 'GMA' - ABC NewsLocal football coach and team get big surprise on 'GMA' - WZZM - Mon, 23 Nov 2015

Long Beach State women's basketball gets Benton back - Long Beach Press Telegram - Long Beach State women's basketball gets Benton back. LBSU basketball player Raven Benton in Long Beach, CA on Tuesday, November 17, 2015. Benton has bounced back from knee surgery on her left knee. (Photo by Scott Varley, Daily Breeze). - Thu, 26 Nov 2015

2 charged in recent shooting death of Benton toddler - THV 11 - BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) -- Two have been charged in the recent shooting death of a 2-year-old in Benton. According to Benton police, Phillip Ashley, 27, and Tabitha Ashley, 23, were arrested Monday and charged with manslaughter and endangering the ...Parents of Dead Benton Child Arrested - KARKTabitha Ashley and Phillip Ashley charged in the death of son Bladen in Benton ... - Daily MailParents charged in shooting death of 2-year-old Benton boy - Arkansas Online - Mon, 23 Nov 2015

Posted Nov. 24, 2015 at 3:24 PM - Benton Evening News - BENTON — A longtime Benton educator is the toast of the town Wednesday after Mayor Fred Kondritz signed a proclamation designating "Mr. A Day." Gene Alexander, known to city residents as 'Mr. A,' is being recognized for his service to Benton ... - Tue, 24 Nov 2015

Benton woman accused of having gun on PY school property after hours - Finger Lakes Times - PENN YAN — A Yates County woman arrested early Monday is accused of bringing a gun onto school property. Julie D. Vangelder, 28, of Pre-Emption Road, Benton, was charged by village police with criminal possession of a gun on school property, a class ... - Thu, 26 Nov 2015

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