Possible Demolition for Historic Benton Palace

BENTON, Ark. – After years of trying, Bentons Mayor might not be able to save one of the town’s most historical buildings. The town needs $200,000 to help renovate the building. This isn’t about tearing down a building, tearing down history, said Mayor Mattingly. Mayor Mattingly is encouraging people in the Benton community to provide ideas on how to renovate the building and how to economically support the renovation. Cristy Clark who lives in front of the building says five generations of her family have created memories right in front of Benton Palace Theatre. Read entire article here: http://www.thv11.com/story/news/local/benton-bryant/2015/06/09/efforts-to-save-historic-benton-palace-from-demolition/28769765/