Volunteers are needed for the free medical services program starting next week at Forrest City Junior High School.
The Palestine-Wheatley School District will accept students from the Forrest City and Lee County school districts based on the state’s Opportunity School Choice Act of 2014.
Travel on I-40 near Widener will face an additional detour this week as crews are busy trying to complete work on the Hwy. 38 overpass.
Some Forrest City Housing Authority occupants will face an increase in rental rates due to new federal guidelines.
Palestine officials are considering options for adding two baseball fields to the city’s current two-field configuration.
Repairs are needed on the levees at the city’s sewer ponds, but questions remain as to how serious the situation actually is.
A St. Francis County jury convicted a Forrest City man on Thursday in the June 2013 death of James Holland.
A $1.5 million project for the construction of a new clean fuel facility pushed the June building permits to over $2 million.
Members of the Forrest City City Council on Tuesday got a first look at designs for a new aquatic center to house a therapy pool and indoor swimming pool near the city’s Larry S. Bryant Multi-purpose and Wellness Center.
A pair of resolutions changing the city’s personnel policy handbook were approved by the Forrest City City Council Tuesday night while a third, which would have given the council the authority to hear employee grievances, failed.