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.
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.
The Forrest City Police Department recently made several arrests stemming from an investigation into the alleged sales of narcotics on Franklin Street.
Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce confirms property is being purchased
Members of the St. Francis County Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, in a meeting Thursday evening, decided to postpone the approval of a resolution that would officially name interim executive director Judy Triggs executive director.
The Great Rivers Education Service Cooperative has named Lee County School District Superintendent Willie Murdock as its 2017 Superintendent of the Year.
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.
Amended measure allows guns in State Capitol, courthouses, more
The Forrest City Public Library will host a variety of activities for area children during the week of spring break.
CEO explains company plans to have larger presence in area