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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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Miss May I's Levi Benton Talks Mayhem Festival, 'Rise of the Lion' + His Very ... - Loudwire - Miss May I vocalist Levi Benton is one of the most energetic and charismatic frontman in metal. And he owes a lot of it to his mom. As Benton told Loudwire recently at the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival kickoff in San Bernardino, Calif., his ... - Thu, 31 Jul 2014

Okla. Murder Suspect Arrested In Benton County - - BENTON COUNTY (KFSM) – An Oklahoma man that was wanted as a suspect in a Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) homicide case was booked into the Benton County Detention Center on Wednesday (July 30), officials say. James Manken, 40 ...Oklahoma Man Wanted For Murder Arrested in Benton County - Four States HomepageMurder suspect arrested at mother's Benton County home - Northwest Arkansas NewsAdair County homicide suspect is arrested in Arkansas - NewsOK.comKFDA - - Thu, 31 Jul 2014

Benton County Fair opens to cool fun - Corvallis Gazette Times - The opening day's highlight — a year in the making — was the unveiling about 4 p.m. of the red, cream and dark blue Benton County Centennial Quilt in the auditorium that will be on permanent display there. The building is air-conditioned for the ...Quilt celebrates Benton County Fair centennial - KVAL - Thu, 31 Jul 2014

Benton County SWAT Responds To Bella Vista Residence - - BELLA VISTA (KFSM) – Bella Vista police officers and Benton County SWAT were called to a residence on Monday (July 28) in response to a man who said he was going to commit suicide, according to a probable cause report. Kevin Byers, 45, of Bella Vista ... - Wed, 30 Jul 2014

Anne McCue rocks from Goshen to Benton Harbor - South Bend Tribune - But when McCue performs today at Ignition and Friday at The Livery in Benton Harbor, Hauser won't be able to join her and Jimenez because of a prior personal commitment. Instead, Nate Butler of Shiny Shiny Black will take over on drums. “I've known ... - Thu, 31 Jul 2014

Former Benton coach Byrne dies - News-Press Now - ... Pat Byrne died Wednesday night at his home. He was 62. The cause of death is unknown, but the impact Byrne had on Benton football and the many who came through there during his lengthy tenure as a defensive coordinator and head coach is not. - Fri, 01 Aug 2014

Benton's Chamness a finalist for New Balance scholarship - The Southern - Benton baseball player Dillan Chamness hopes to earn a college scholarship as he battles three other contestants from around the country in the second annual New Balance Game Changer Contest. "I want to thank everybody who has helped me get to ... - Thu, 31 Jul 2014

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Rye Sports Centre - I would just like to take this opportunity to congratulate one of my duty managers Philip Benton on getting married yesterday, all at freedom wish him and his new wife all the best and happiness - 0 Likes

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