The St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department is awaiting a report from the Arkansas Crime Lab before positively identifying the person found inside of a burned vehicle Monday morning.
Two Forrest City men are facing aggravated assault charges following separate shooting incidents that occurred in the area near the junior high and high school campuses Monday afternoon.
Monday’s meeting of the Forrest City Water Utility Commission was the first since Mayor Larry Bryant cast the deciding vote during a Forrest City City Council meeting to abolish the commission and also the first since a petition was filed calling for voters to decide whether or not the commission should be abolished.
A Marianna woman has been arrested in the April 2013 death of a Forrest City man.
The 12th annual Ride the Ridge Poker Run on Saturday raised about $24,000 to benefit a pair of local groups.
The St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department is looking for answers after a burned vehicle with a body inside was found this morning on a county road near Madison.
The Forrest City School board is scheduled to meet at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday in the library on the junior high school campus for the group’s monthly meeting.
The Miss St. Francis County Rice competition is scheduled for 6 p.m., Tuesday at the Farm Bureau office on North Rosser Street in Forrest City, according to Holly Loewer, with the SFC Farm Bureau Women’s Committee.
The Forrest City Water Commission is scheduled to meet at 5:30 this evening at the water department.
Members of the Forrest City City Council toured the city shop on Thursday, learning that there are several issues with equipment and vehicles that have contributed to problems with efficiency within the public works department.