Water levels holding steady on local rivers

Flooding continues today along the L’Anguille and St. Francis rivers, but according to St. Francis County Office of Emergency Management Coordinator Shane Dallas, water levels are holding steady and may be dropping in some areas.

Former FCPD officer suing city for more than $2.5 million

A former officer with the Forrest City Police Department who was fired in late 2014 over a picture posted on social media is suing the department and the city for more than $2.5 million. The photo shows the officer in uniform with a convicted felon who was in possession of a handgun.

Local, state law enforcement ready for New Year’s holiday weekend

Tonight many residents of St. Francis County will join people across the county in celebrating the last few hours of 2015 and welcoming in 2016. For those who plan to have alcohol as part of their celebration, the Forrest City Police Department and the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department will be offering courtesy rides for people who do not have a designated driver.