Testimony began this morning in the trial between Senate District 16 candidate Arnell Willis, and eventual winner of the election Jack Crumbly, at the St. Francis County Courthouse.
Mayor-elect Gordon McCoy said Tuesday that he plans to create a committee to help with selection of a new police chief when his term as mayor begins next month.
St. Francis County will be reimbursed for nearly 95 percent of the costs for the May primary election, according to a letter from the State Board of Election Commissioners.
St. Francis County Judge-elect Gary Hughes on Monday offered members of the Forrest City Lion’s Club a preview of changes he plans for the judge’s office.
Members of the St. Francis County Emergency Food and Shelter board received reports from several area agencies that assist the needy on Thursday.
Hughes mayor Donnie Mooney was elected to another term on Tuesday, taking close to 53 percent of the vote in a run-off election against Danny Montgomery Sr.
The Thanksgiving holiday period proved to be a busy one for members of Arkansas State Police Troop D.