Governor details direction of Arkansas’s future in industry
Routon requests funds to replace District Court furniture
A trial date was set Wednesday for four Forrest City men who allegedly threatened a police officer and resisted arrest at Walmart.
The St. Francis County Quorum Court on Tuesday evening heard an appraisal update from county assessor Craig Jones and approved an appointment.
The East Arkansas Crossroads Coalition’s annual banquet will be held Thursday at the Bill Thomas Technology Center for the Delta in Wynne. A reception will be held beginning at 5 p.m., with the banquet beginning at 6:30.
Forrest City Medical Center will celebrate National Doctors’ Day on March 30 by honoring members of the hospital’s medical staff.
A heavily debated bill that would allow for a merger between Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute and East Arkansas Community College was approved in the Senate Monday after being returned from the Senate Education Committee with a “do pass” recommendation.
Members of the St. Francis County law enforcement and emergency responder community gathered Monday morning at the Forrest City Civic Center for a training seminar on traffic management procedures.
The Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced Edward Norman, longtime educator and former headmaster of the Christ Church Episcopal School, as Citizen of the Year for 2017. Norman will be honored at the Chamber’s annual banquet on Thursday, March 30.
The number of Arkansas state employees whose salaries are at least $100,000 a year increased by 211 this fiscal year to 2,933, the largest growth in almost a decade.