Personnel policy changes impact city departments

The Forrest City City Council’s personnel committee agreed to recommend changes to the city’s personnel policy manual as well as a payment to a Forrest City Water Utility employee who retired last year during a meeting held Tuesday at city hall.

Police investigate armed robbery

The Forrest City Police Department is investigating allegations of a Wednesday afternoon armed robbery at a home on Scott Street.

Policy change approved by FC board

A short called meeting of the Forrest City School Board on Tuesday night resulted in the unanimous decision to change a policy concerning compulsory attendance.

DRAA to meet Thursday

The Delta Regional Airport Authority will hold a meeting Thursday.

Plungers prepare to take chilly dip for a good cause

The beach at Lake Dunn at Village Creek State Park will again be the site of the annual Polar PlungeĀ® to benefit the Special Olympics Arkansas. This year’s event is set for Saturday, Feb. 7, with registration beginning at 11 a.m., followed by the actual plunge at noon.