Sen. Keith Ingram of West Memphis has created an online effort in hopes of delaying a decision by the Tennessee Department of Transportation which would close the I-55 bridge in Memphis for construction and improvements to the I-55 and Crump Boulevard interchange in Memphis.
Area law enforcement agencies will be on the lookout for motorists who choose to get behind the wheel of vehicles after enjoying the Independence Day holiday activities with alcohol.
Solid waste department trucks in Forrest City will run Friday and Saturday despite the upcoming Fourth of July holiday.
Spring rains have left city public works department crews playing catchup in attempts to keep vacant lots manageable.
Two Marianna men were killed Friday night in a head-on accident two miles west of Holub’s Crossing in Lee County.
Forrest City Housing Authority members received updates on several ongoing construction projects during the group’s quarterly meeting Thursday at the Housing Authority office on Dawson Road.
The Palestine-Wheatley School Board agreed to several personnel moves during its monthly meeting held June 15, after being postponed twice.
The city of Forrest City is taking steps to protect residents from the recent spike in temperatures that have sent heat indices into triple digits.
A pair of events, each in the second year, have been planned to celebrate the Fourth of July in St. Francis County.
Shifting the biennial primary election could impact more than the date of the election as election officials begin the process of preparing for next year’s races.