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.
A Friday Fourth of July means an extended holiday period for officials with Arkansas State Police Troop D.
St. Francis County may join Woodruff County in requesting state assistance following weekend storms that dumped more than 10 inches of rain in areas around the county, flooding homes and damaging businesses in several locations.
This weekend’s heavy rainfall and flooding could lead to a disaster declaration for St. Francis County.
National Weather Service officials are reporting more than 10 inches of rainfall during a 48-hour period starting Saturday at midnight and ending at midnight Sunday.
Several Forrest City homes had to be evacuated Sunday after more than 10 inches of rain fell in a six-hour period across St. Francis County.
Construction on both the fuel farm and T-hangars at the regional airport in Colt could begin this fall after the Delta Regional Airport Authority learned that the Federal Aviation Administration has agreed to fund a portion of the construction during Thursday’s meeting in Colt.
Kids for the Future CEO and president Bess Heisler Ginty has been named to the 40 Under 40 list for 2014 by Arkansas Business.
Summer officially starts tomorrow, and for many area families, summer means a trip to the water, whether that is in a backyard pool, a water park or any one of the many outdoor lakes, ponds and rivers across the state.