FC School Board meets Thursday

The Forrest City School Board will meet in special session at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, in the library on the junior high campus.

Decision on Hughes mayor headed to November ballot

A petition calling for the resignation of the mayor of Hughes is likely headed for the ballot in November, pending a vote of approval by the St. Francis County Election Commission. The petition was certified by St. Francis County Clerk Emily Holley on Monday.

WMemphis man facing charges following chase with local police

A West Memphis man is charged with two counts of aggravated assault, fleeing in a vehicle and criminal mischief, as well as a number of traffic violations, following a chase through Forrest City involving deputies with the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Office and officers with the Forrest City Police Department.