Retired pastor found dead; suspect arrested

A retired minister was found dead inside his Forrest City home Sunday afternoon during a welfare check initiated by Arkansas State Police after a man driving the victim’s 2009 Toyota was allegedly involved in an armed robbery and police chase in Brinkley.

EQIP grants available for area farmers

Applications for Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) grants are available for farmers in St. Francis, Lee­ and Woodruff counties. The deadline to apply is Nov. 17.

Circuit clerk asking for jury call-in

Members of the current St. Francis County Circuit Court jury pool are asked to call the jury call-in number this evening, after 5 p.m.

WECC celebrates National Co-Op Month

Woodruff Electric is joining 30,000 cooperatives nationwide in October to celebrate National Co-op Month, which recognizes the many ways cooperatives are committed to strengthening the local communities they serve.

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