Ingram discusses ’15 session with FC Rotary Club

Senator Keith Ingram was the featured guest for Tuesday’s meeting of the Forrest City Rotary Club, providing the group with an update on the recent legislative session and detailing some of the positives he sees happening in the Delta region.

Rain may delay holiday events set for Saturday

With Wednesday morning forecasts showing a 60 percent chance of rain on Saturday, organizers of both the Forrest City and Colt Fourth of July fireworks events have announced alternate plans.

Historical Society to meet Thursday

The St. Francis County Historical Society will hold it’s July meeting , featuring Richard Hartness as the speaker, on Thursday, July 2 at the St. Francis County Museum.

City law regulates use of fireworks during holidays

With the Fourth of July weekend coming up, a number of celebratory events are planned, but city officials are reminding residents to be safe and use caution in all forms of celebration, especially in cases where fireworks are involved.

Wreck causes power outage

The actions of one man, who was allegedly driving drunk, caused a power outage that affected about 2,000 Entergy customers around midnight.