Members of the Forrest City School Board on Thursday voted to approve the legal transfer of a student into the Palestine-Wheatley School District during a special called meeting.
The St. Francis County Fair will begin Monday with the opening of the main exhibit buildings at noon.
Times-Herald Sports Editor Fred Conley is retiring today from his full-time office routine, but will continue writing and taking pictures for the newspaper on a part-time basis.
Detectives with the Forrest City Police Department are investigating an alleged stabbing that occurred at a Smith Street residence late Wednesday night.
Four months since its inception, a statewide program to screen new welfare applicants for drug use has led to five people being denied government benefits, according to a recent report by Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families.
Tuesday and Wednesday nights at the St. Francis County fair are widely known as pageant nights, and the deadline is nearing for area contestants to sign up to participate in the events.
A Forrest City man convicted of misdemeanor battery charges during St. Francis District Court on Wednesday will now face several additional charges after fleeing from court following his conviction.
The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to meet at 5:30 this evening in the library on the junior high campus.
In an inaugural meeting Tuesday night, members of the Forrest City City Council’s Ambulance Committee received input from representatives of local emergency medical service companies on the options available to the city in regards to providing ambulance services.
Tax revenue throughout St. Francis County saw an increase during July with the exception of Wheatley and Widener city taxes.