Members of the public, employees of the Forrest City School District and members of the Forrest City School Board were shown part of Superintendent Dr. Tiffany Hardrick’s vision for the district Thursday night at Forrest City Junior High School auditorium.
Terrance Mays, 21, of Forrest City entered guilty pleas to charges of second-degree murder and first-degree battery in the 2012 shooting death of 20-year-old Dominique Tobar, also of Forrest City.
According to a police report, Dale was shot Sunday night on 2110 Adkins Street, the home of Damon Humphrey, 40, and taken to Forrest City Medical Center by Humphrey.
Members of the Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission heard several requests Tuesday for funding, but only voted to support the Crowley’s Ridge Saddle Club’s Charity Rodeo and repairs at the Junior Auxiliary of Forrest City’s Campbell House.
Jurors heard closing arguments this morning in the first-degree murder case against Majed “Mike” Attaharwi.
A new pharmacy will open next week in Forrest City.
The first-degree murder trial of Majed “Mike” Attaharwi of Forrest City opened Tuesday with the selection of 12 jurors and one alternate being completed just after noon. Attorneys made their opening statements when court convened about 2 p.m., after which testimony in the case began.
A pair of celebrations are planned in St. Francis County to celebrate the Fourth of July.
A new security monitoring system will allow Central Elementary School more control over who enters the facility during the day.
The murder trial in the July 2013 death of James Holland is scheduled to begin Tuesday, but the attorney for defendant Majed “Mike” Attaharwi is asking for a continuance.