Three people are jailed in connection with recent incidents at Forrest City Cemetery where numerous headstones were knocked over and damaged.
Arkansas State Police on Tuesday arrested a now-former St. Francis County Deputy on a felony theft charge following an investigation that revealed he had allegedly been stealing from a former employer.
New officers were elected during a meeting this week of the East Arkansas Community College’s Foundation Board.
The Forrest City Police Department is investigating the city’s first homicide of the year today after Kenneth Lamont McCline was found stabbed to death in his apartment at Manor House early this morning.
Three of five campuses in the Forrest City School District have been identified by the State Department of Education as being in academic distress.
A teenager found with a gun on a Forrest City School bus Tuesday morning is being charged as an adult with 26 counts of first-degree endangering the welfare of a minor.
The Forrest City Police Department this morning identified the student as Scott Logan III, 17, 842 Woodale St., Forrest City.
A concerned parent is being credited with preventing a student armed with a pistol from making his way to Forrest City High School this morning.
After spending a year and a half in state prison for violating his parole, Willie Jerome Matthews, 32, was probably looking forward to his release Wednesday.
Nearly 4,000 St. Francis County residents cast ballots in Tuesday’s SEC Primary, less than one-fourth of the county’s 13,000 registered voters.
Two young children escaped serious injury Tuesday afternoon when a bullet was fired into the apartment where they were being kept.