The Forrest City Police Department has released the reports in both of Wednesday’s late-night shootings.
The Labor Day holiday traditionally signals an end to summer vacations and summer fun, but kicks off fall festivals and football season.
The Forrest City Police Department has two men in custody in connection with the city’s first homicide of the year, which occurred last night.
The Forrest City Police Department will soon have a new chief after it was announced Tuesday that Chief E.P. Reynolds is stepping down from the position and Major Deon Lee is being promoted to acting chief.
Members of the Forrest City City Council agreed Tuesday to again hire contractors to help the city’s public works department with the removal of limbs and large tree debris due to the numbers of piles currently lining city streets.
First Judicial Circuit Judge Chris Morledge has filed a gag order in a criminal investigation into alleged activity committed by Cross County District Judge Joseph Boeckmann.
The date has been set for installation of the software for the city’s new early-warning system, and now city officials are hopeful that continued clear weather will keep the need for the system at bay.
The St. Francis County Farm Bureau held its annual meeting Thursday, bidding farewell to agency manager Ron Killingsworth while welcoming new manager Megan O’Neal.
State Police officials are considering ways to build or renovate several troop headquarters across the state, including the Troop D headquarters in Forrest City.
Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant is hopeful the city’s new early-warning system will be online within the next few weeks after the final touches have been put on the system, which was purchased in May.