Chamber selects Norman 2017 Citizen of the Year

The Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced Edward Norman, longtime educator and former headmaster of the Christ Church Episcopal School, as Citizen of the Year for 2017. Norman will be honored at the Chamber’s annual banquet on Thursday, March 30.

Six-figure salary list includes four at EACC

The number of Arkansas state employees whose salaries are at least $100,000 a year increased by 211 this fiscal year to 2,933, the largest growth in almost a decade.

FC murder suspect arrested in Fayetteville

A key suspect in the February shooting death of Lavence Robinson was arrested this week in Fayetteville. The suspect was arrested for allegedly threatening to kill a witness for cooperating with Forrest City Police Department investigators, according to a Fayetteville Police Department report.