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.
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.