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.
Members of Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute’s board on Thursday voiced concerns over recent action by the East Arkansas Community College Board of Trustees to seek state approval to begin offering a commercial driver’s license course.
East Arkansas Community College is expanding its course offerings south to Marianna, similar to a move the school made several years ago when it opened a campus in Wynne.
Eighteen wrecks occurred along Interstate 40 throughout Arkansas State Police Troop D on Sunday, but no serious injuries were reported in any of the accidents.