Scared and alone, 8-year-old calls 911

Deputies with the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department are looking for a mother who allegedly left her 8-year-old daughter unattended early this morning at their home on County Road 404.

N.C. trio arrested in stop on I-40

A deputy with the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department on Wednesday arrested three North Carolina residents for possession of marijuana during a traffic stop on Interstate 40, marking the first time in the county’s history that drugs which were purchased legally in another state were seized locally, according to SFC Sheriff Bobby May.