First Judicial Circuit Judge Chris Morledge has filed a gag order in a criminal investigation into alleged activity committed by Cross County District Judge Joseph Boeckmann.
The date has been set for installation of the software for the city’s new early-warning system, and now city officials are hopeful that continued clear weather will keep the need for the system at bay.
The St. Francis County Farm Bureau held its annual meeting Thursday, bidding farewell to agency manager Ron Killingsworth while welcoming new manager Megan O’Neal.
State Police officials are considering ways to build or renovate several troop headquarters across the state, including the Troop D headquarters in Forrest City.
Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant is hopeful the city’s new early-warning system will be online within the next few weeks after the final touches have been put on the system, which was purchased in May.
Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant says the city’s normal processes were used to select ETC Engineers & Architects, Inc., to oversee construction of the aquatic center and track being funded through a bond issue approved by voters in 2013.
A Forrest City Police officer found guilty of cruelty to animals is appealing that decision to St. Francis County Circuit Court.
Another historic portion of downtown Forrest City is now rubble after an early-morning fire destroyed a building near the intersection of Broadway and Grant streets.
The Widener City Council has agreed to vote to fill the Ward 3 seat on the council at it’s September meeting.
The Forrest City City Council has passed a measure establishing fees and licensing requirements for coin or token operated amusement devices along with fines and possible jail sentences for businesses that operate gambling devices.