Advertising for a new in-house caterer for the Forrest City Civic Center is set to begin soon, but until one is selected, D&R Catering will continue offering the service.
The popular Movie in the Park event, hosted by FCA United, is set for Saturday, Aug. 8, beginning at 6 p.m., at the Forrest City Sports Complex.
Members of the St. Francis County Equalization Board decided to re-elect its current slate of officers and set a date for possible hearings during a brief meeting at the courthouse this morning.
Monday, Aug. 17, will be the first day of classes for the 2015-16 school year, and the Forrest City School District will help its students get off to a good start by hosting its annual back-to-school fair this weekend.
A cut of nearly 25 percent in Arkansas State Library (ASL) aid to the Forrest City Public Library has caused some concern locally since it was announced.
A fire that broke out about noon at the Manor House Apartment complex caused extensive damage to four units, displacing a mother and her four children.
Despite the lack of a quorum, members of the St. Francis County Museum Board discussed the May SFC Blues Heritage event along with plans for the next Downtown Farmers Market and Artisans event during a meeting Tuesday evening.
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.
No one was injured during an alleged shoot-out between a pair of Forrest City men, but police were able to arrest one of the suspects.
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.