According to unofficial early voting totals in the Forrest City sales tax special election, 262 residents have already cast their ballots.
Members of the Madison City Council continued discussion of the 2014 city budget on Monday night, with much of the talk about the use of a Madison Police Department vehicle by Chief Jonathan Parks Sr., to travel to and from work, along with city attorney Joe Perry’s work for the city.
The Forrest City Civic Center on Friday was the site of the 39th St. Francis County Branch of the NAACP’s Freedom Fund Banquet.
As the holiday season approaches, members of the Forrest City Junior Auxiliary are asking the community to open its heart and help provide Christmas gifts to underprivileged children through its annual Angel Tree Project.
The recent rains have helped to cool off the area, but have caused delays in harvesting some cotton and soybean crops in the county.
The Forrest City School District has announced that five area veterans will be added to the Wall of Honor during Monday’s Veterans Day Program at Mustang Arena, which is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.
Forrest City School District interim superintendent Joye Hughes and federal programs supervisor Sandra Mills conducted the district’s annual report to the public on Tuesday night at Forrest City Junior High School.
The Forrest City School District will mark Veterans Day with its annual Veterans Day program on Monday, Nov. 11, at 10 a.m., inside Mustang Arena.
A high-speed chase Friday that began in Wheatley ended with a wrecked vehicle, a pair of arrests and the driver being sent to the Med.
Members of the Forrest City Kiwanis Club will kick off the 55th annual Pancake Day on Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the First Baptist Church on North Rosser Street, beginning at 6 a.m.