Holiday cheerThe colors of the season are appearing all over the Forrest City area as residents and businesses get into the hliday spirit. Ivory King enjoys the red and gold decorations adorning the St. Bernard’s Senior Center in Forrest City. Photo by Caitlyn Sweet
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Seasonal caution recommended to F City residents - As temperatures drop and the holiday season approaches, the risk of property theft is likely to increase. According to studies conducted by the Department of Justice, theft of property and crimes of opportunity see a slight increase during the holiday season, and Forrest City Police Chief Deon Lee is urging residents to be vigilant.
Toys for Tots over half way to goal, deadline Dec. 16 - The SFC Elves are in the midst of collection for their 34th annual Toys for Tots toy drive and the Dec. 16 deadline is fast approaching.
Multiple traffic stops lead to drug finds in SF County - Routine traffic stops in St. Francis County have led to the seizure of several pounds of marijuana and other narcotics in recent weeks. The latest drugs arrest came Thursday morning, when officers with the Forrest City Police Department seized approximately 27 grams of marijuana from the passenger of a vehicle during a traffic stop.
Jurors to be released - The current pool of jurors for the St. Francis County Circuit Court are to be released, according to officials with the SFC Circuit Clerk's office.