Sheriff warns of phone scams occurring in SFC

A new round of phone scammers are attempting to prey on unsuspecting residents in St. Francis County, according to Sheriff Bobby May who said his department has received calls from concerned citizens regarding a tax time scam and a lottery scam.

Spring break events planned in FCity

With spring break taking place this week, a few events have been scheduled for students to enjoy during their time away from classes.

Residential burglary, chase lands four in SFC Jail

A residential burglary at a home in the county led to a chase involving the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department, the Arkansas State Police and the Forrest City Police Department. Three men and one woman are facing charges in connection with the crime.

Schools taking break next week

The 2014-15 school year is headed into the homestretch as next week area campuses will be closed for spring break.