A Forrest City restaurant that was scheduled to be remodeled was destroyed by fire early today.
A Forrest City man facing a first-degree murder charge was instead sentenced to prison for robbery earlier this week.
The Forrest City man facing a first-degree murder charge for his involvement in a 2014 shooting on his birthday was sentenced to prison Thursday.
As of this morning, 131 St. Francis County residents have cast their ballots in the annual school election.
The first-degree murder trial for Willie Doby Jr., of Forrest City, opened on Wednesday with the selection of 12 jurors and two alternates.
A Forrest City man was arrest Wednesday after allegedly setting fire to a home that he had reportedly broken into.
St. Francis County, and other counties in the area, saw a slight increase in unemployment in July, following a state-wide trend.
The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to meet at 5:30 this evening in the library on the junior high campus.
As of this morning, 87 voters have cast their ballots in the annual school election in St. Francis County.
The Forrest City City Council met in a special called meeting Tuesday night to discuss plans regarding the proposed aquatic center approved by Forrest City voters in 2013. Representatives of ETC Engineers & Architects, Baldwin & Shell Construction Company and the Forrest City Area Wellness and Athletic Consortium provided council members with updates and answered questions about moving forward on the project.