The Palestine-Wheatley School Board has agreed to hire a second attorney to assist with the pending litigation filed against the district and the Wynne School District last week by the Forrest City School District.
The East Arkansas Planning and Development District, with assistance from officials with the city of Forrest City and NEARCO, will host a recycling and e-waste collection event Thursday, Aug. 28, at the intersection of Broadway and Rosser Streets
The Palestine Police Department was temporarily suspended from a federal program that provides surplus Department of Defense equipment to state and local law enforcement agencies for use in anti-drug or counter-terror operations.
Forrest City Mustangs basketball coach Dwight Lofton gave St. Francis County Farm Bureau members a taste of what it takes to be a champion during the annual Farm Bureau banquet Thursday night at the Fine Arts Center on the campus of East Arkansas Community College.
An investigation by a special prosecutor into alleged criminal actions taken by First Judicial District Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Michael Ladd has led to his arrest by the Wynne Police Department on misdemeanor charges, but those may not be the only charges he faces as the investigation continues.
Evidence found in a shallow grave near Ridgecrest Club has been sent to the Arkansas Crime Lab as part of an investigation being conducted by the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division.
Delta Regional Airport Authority Chairman Dr. John Kerr spoke to members of the Forrest City City Council Tuesday, urging them to expedite the sale of the city’s airport.
Questions regarding the city’s solid waste department took center stage Tuesday night as members of the city council voiced concerns regarding the operation.
The Forrest City Water Commission approved a budget for capital projects on Monday, allocating more than $440,000 to nearly 30 projects.
After more than a decade of concentrating on opening the Delta Regional Airport, the focus is shifting as members of the Delta Regional Airport Authority begin to focus on the business aspects of operating the facility.