A groundbreaking has been scheduled for next week for the new location of Woodruff Electric Cooperative on the Highway 1 Bypass.
Members of the St. Francis County Quorum Court unanimously accepted Judge Gary Hughes’ recommendations for the economic development tax advisory committee during the group’s monthly meeting Tuesday evening.
Members of the Forrest City Rotary Club on Tuesday learned that Heifer International is trying to develop more small farming operations in the area that would take advantage of the locally-sourced food trend.
Employees with the Forrest City Water Utility may have to pay a portion of an increase in their insurance coverage.
A candle left unattended is blamed for causing a fire at a Mann Street home Sunday morning.
Members of the Delta Regional Airport Authority met in special session Thursday to hear a proposal to fund the facility through a loan from the contractor who is working on the project. In a split vote, the body agreed to seek the funding provided that it is legal to do so.
Members of the Forrest City Water Utility Commission met Thursday afternoon to open requests for qualifications from engineers for the utility’s sewer levee project.
Thieves have stolen the American flag from near the entrance of Forrest Park Cemetery.
People who have warrants, but for any number of reasons are afraid to turn themselves in, are invited to the Madison Police Department on Friday and Saturday.
The Forrest City Junior Auxiliary opened its 2013 Angel Tree Project at the Campbell House on Monday with 146 children for which Christmas gifts are needed. As the project entered today, more than half of those children remained unserved with the deadline of Friday quickly approaching.