Changes on the Forrest City School Board will continue as Dion Wilson has officially resigned from his seat on the board.
Improvements in the finances of the Forrest City School District have paid off, resulting in the district being removed from a state program designed to prevent fiscal distress.
Shopping for that perfect Christmas gift can be fun, but criminals are on the lookout this time of year for easy targets. Forrest City Police Department interim chief Deon Lee provided some tips that can help prevent becoming the victim of a holiday crime.
On Tuesday, the St. Francis County Quorum Court Budget Committee and the full court approved several adjustments to salaries, ordinances appropriating grant funds and the purchase of equipment.
The fatal accident that occurred during a police chase on Interstate 40 Thursday took a strange turn over the weekend as law enforcement discovered that the driver who died was not who his identification showed him to be.
The St. Francis County Youth Advisory Council has announced that it will open its grant cycle on Monday, Nov. 16, and will be accepting applications through Friday, Dec. 18.
The service and sacrifice of local veterans and soldiers serving our country was celebrated during the annual Forrest City School District’s Veterans Day program this morning at Mustang Arena.
The holidays are fast approaching, and one sure sign of the season is the annual Junior Auxiliary of Forrest City’s Angel Tree donation drive.
The creation of jobs is a priority in St. Francis County and the surrounding areas, and several community leaders attended a presentation this morning by representatives of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) that is designed to help that process.
Preparations by the St. Francis County Election Commission for the statewide primary, scheduled for Tuesday, March 1, are well under way.