St. Francis County Circuit Court Clerk Bette Green reminds residents who have received juror questionnaires to return them by Wednesday.
Arkansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Howard Brill has issued an order clearing the way for a replacement judge to be appointed to fill Cross County Judge Joseph Boeckmann’s seat until the conclusion of his hearing before the Arkansas Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission.
All area students and teachers will have at least a few days off next week for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Shopping for that perfect Christmas gift can be fun, but criminals are on the lookout this time of year for easy targets. Forrest City Police Department interim chief Deon Lee provided some tips that can help prevent becoming the victim of a holiday crime.
The Widener City Council voted Monday to pay $300 end-of-the-year bonuses to city police chief Ronald Perdew, city attorney Alvin Simes and all city elected officials.
The city of Wheatley will hold a dedication ceremony for its new Veterans Memorial Monument on Sunday, Nov. 29, beginning at 4:30 p.m., at the Wheatley City Park.
The Forrest City City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 this evening at city hall.
Cross County Judge Joseph Boeckmann will face his own day in court before the Arkansas Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission after formal charges were levied Tuesday in a 15-page press release.
On Tuesday, the St. Francis County Quorum Court Budget Committee and the full court approved several adjustments to salaries, ordinances appropriating grant funds and the purchase of equipment.
Tuesday’s storms caused minor power outages across the area, but no major issues, according to officials with Entergy and Woodruff Electric Cooperative.