A pay raise for city employees and a 2016 budget was pushed back Tuesday night by the Forrest City City Council.
The Forrest City Police Department is considering adding stun guns as a means of non-lethal deterrent in cases where officers believe force is needed.
The body of a Wynne man swept away by flood waters on Sunday has been recovered.
Local emergency officials are searching for a 20-year-old Forrest City man who was swept away by flood waters from the St. Francis River Sunday afternoon.
Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant is calling 2015 a good year for the city while hoping for improvement in 2016.
For the second consecutive week, garbage collection schedules in Forrest City and Caldwell will be modified due to a holiday
St. Francis County emergency officials are preparing for a wet start to 2016 with minor flooding forecast on both the St. Francis and L’Anguille rivers.
An earlier primary election next year also means a change in deadlines for those needing to register to vote in the March election.
The St. Francis County Food Pantry will once again open its doors to area residents this holiday season when it hosts its annual community Christmas lunch Thursday.
The Widener City Council approved its 2016 city budget during its monthly meeting Monday night.