Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department officials are hopeful that supplies used to combat winter weather on area highways will be in by next week while they await new equipment to be used in that same fight.
Officials with the Forrest City Public Works Department are asking residents to remember to take advantage of a pair of free services offered on the first Saturday of each month.
The 2015 budget process for the city of Forrest City is under way with Mayor Larry Bryant presenting a proposed budget of more than $15 million to the council on Tuesday.
November is a popular time for area hunters to take to the woods in search of deer, but it is also a time when deer come into contact with the public in a more dangerous way as the numbers of collisions between deer and vehicles increase.
Incumbents ruled Tuesday’s runoff reclaiming mayoral seats in Forrest City and Madison and city council positions in Forrest City and Hughes.
Many of Autumn’s leaves have fallen and the remainder are hanging on by a thread. The change of seasons also means a shift in the work of property owners across the city who are now trying to rid their yards of the fallen leaves.
St. Francis County election officials are reporting a good start to today’s runoff elections in Forrest City, Hughes and Madison.
As area residents prepare for Thanksgiving on Thursday, area law enforcement officers are also making plans for one of the busiest travel periods of the year.
St. Francis County Election officials are making final preparations for the last election of this year, Tuesday’s General Election runoff.
Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute weathered a pair of recent storms that left more than $100,000 in damage, but CRTI President Burl Lieblong told members of the Board of Directors Thursday event that everything is back to normal at the campus.