A short called meeting of the Forrest City Water Utility was held Monday night, marking the first meeting under the leadership of W.H. Calvin Murdock. who was recently named manager of the utility.
The Palestine-Wheatley School District has agreed to vacate property owned by the City of Wheatley that was being used as the district’s bus shop, but only after receiving a letter from the Wheatley City Marshal threatening to cite the district for failure to vacate.
Madison City Council member Willie Phillips on Monday asked during the regular city council meeting why the group is now meeting on a bi-monthly basis.
Seven building permits were issued by the city in February for projects with a combined total of $134,500.
Stage in Forrest City is offering shoppers a way to give back to their community during March.
Ballot positions for the May 20 Primary have been set after a meeting of the St. Francis County Election Commission Saturday morning.
The St. Francis County Election Commission is considering its options regarding a change in state law that could force commissioners to change the way votes are tallied and create additional expenses which all three agreed are unnecessary.
A St. Francis County man is suing a local flying service for allegedly spraying the wrong chemicals on his wheat crop, claiming the mistake caused the crop to die.
Tax revenue for nearly every city that collects its own tax and all county use tax collections were up in January over the same month last year.
Four men armed with weapons allegedly robbed the Valero in Shell Lake during the early morning hours on Sunday, and the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department Criminal Investigation Division is asking for the public’s help in arresting the suspects.