Seven people, including five adults and two children, were displaced this morning after a fire started in the kitchen of their home on North Rosser Street.
The annual Forrest City Community Christmas Parade, held Friday night, was a huge success, organizers said this morning.
The suspect in the weekend murder of a retired Forrest City minister was released from prison earlier this year.
A retired minister was found dead inside his Forrest City home Sunday afternoon during a welfare check initiated by Arkansas State Police after a man driving the victim’s 2009 Toyota was allegedly involved in an armed robbery and police chase in Brinkley.
Series of job fairs to start Aug. 31 at FC Civic Center
A China-based textile company announced today that it plans to create up to 800 jobs over two phases when it opens operations in the former Sanyo manufacturing facility in Forrest City’s industrial park.
An infant is being treated for second-degree burns after her father allegedly placed her crib too close to a stove, causing it to catch fire.
A Forrest City man trying to help a pair of women get to their homes in Benton after their vehicle was involved in a wreck died from injuries suffered in a chain-reaction accident Friday afternoon on Interstate 40 near Palestine.
A Lee County teenager is facing numerous felony charges after allegedly firing a gun at Marianna Police officers as he attempted to flee early Monday morning.
A Forrest City restaurant that was scheduled to be remodeled was destroyed by fire early today.