A courtesy car for at the Delta Regional Airport in Colt has been located after being reported stolen earlier this week. According to Delta Regional Airport Authority member Corbin Brown, an individual at the airport gave a pilot permission to use the vehicle, which the pilot drove to Manila to visit family. The vehicle will be returned soon, Brown said in an email to DRAA board members. The vehicle was reported stolen after it had not been seen in a week at the airport. DRAA member Shannon Hobbs told St. Francis County Sheriff’s deputies he first noticed the vehicle was missing Saturday, and when it was still missing Tuesday, … Continued
The 16th annual Ride the Ridge Poker Run will be held Saturday, April 21, with registration for riders beginning at 8 a.m. at the Stage parking lot in Forrest City.
Members of the St. Francis County Election Commission on Wednesday approved the poll workers for early voting and election day.
Law enforcement officials from several agencies will be conducting an impaired driving campaign to coincide with an unofficial “holiday” associated with marijuana use, according to a press release received this morning from the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department.
A 27-year-old Wynne man was sentenced Wednesday to more than seven years in federal prison for threatening to post a girl’s naked pictures on Facebook unless she or her mother agreed to have sex with him, according to a story in today’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to hold its monthly meeting at 5:30 this evening in the library on the junior high school campus.
Bond was set at $100,000 on Wednesday for a Marianna man accused of Internet stalking of a child. Russell McBride, 52, Marianna, was arrested on the charge Monday by the First Judicial District Drug Task Force. McBride was arrested after DTF agents created a fake Internet chat account of a 14-year-old girl, according to reports. After “chatting” through the fake account, McBride agreed to meet the girl after school at which time he was arrested and charged.
The East Arkansas Community College Gallery in Forrest City is hosting the East Arkansas Art Educators Association’s student art show exhibit through Friday, April 27.
Several sources define finger food, rather obviously, as food that is meant to be eaten using the fingers, as opposed to knives and forks.
Forrest City may be one step closer to getting a new city hall.