The 0.625 percent sales tax passed by Forrest City voters last fall is beginning to pay benefits with resurfacing work on several city streets under way along with the addition of a new fire truck for the Forrest City Fire Department.
A Forrest City man is being held at the St. Francis County Jail on felony charges following an incident earlier this month involving two-year-old twin boys.
The Forrest City Police Department is taking steps to keep up with technology while protecting both the public and the department’s officers through the addition of body cameras.
The Wynne School District and Wynne Police Department are investigating a fight on Friday at the high school campus.
Forrest City native Brad Moore is the new agency owner and insurance agent for Shelter Insurance at 1515 N. Washington in Forrest City.
The St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department, the Rotary Club of Forrest City, Price Harris Pharmacy and the Drug Enforcement Agency are hosting a drug take back event on Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Forrest City.
The St. Francis County Housing Authority Board of Directors has approved the purchase of a new heating and air-conditioning unit for the SFCHA office downtown.
The Delta Regional Airport in Colt has been approved for more than $700,000 in federal funding for the construction of a 12-bay T-hangar at the recently-opened facility.
The lawsuit pitting the Forrest City School District against the Palestine-Wheatley and Wynne school districts over School Choice is heading to federal court.
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has approved a $372,000 contract to begin work on more than one mile of streets in Madison along with just under a mile of paving in Haynes.