Recycling event to help residents get rid of items

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

PPD again participating in surplus program

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.

Lofton shares tips for success with Farm Bureau members

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.