The building that previously housed a St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department substation and the Widener Police Department is set to be demolished once Widener officials determine who will do the work.
When it came down to the very end, Alma Dulaney of Forrest City was able to pull away for the victory.
A group headed to St. Louis on a gambling trip had their plans interrupted Monday night when a state trooper found 30 pounds of marijuana hidden inside their vehicle.
St. Francis County election officials are gearing up for an election, just not the one currently under way in the county.
St. Francis County Circuit Court has set an amnesty day in early October to help people who have outstanding child support debt.
The Forrest City High School Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps will hold an open house on Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the NJROTC building at the high school.
The Forrest City Public Library Board is scheduled to meet at 4:45 this afternoon at the library.
Several meetings are planned for Tuesday in Forrest City.
The fall harvest is looking promising for crops in St. Francis County, according to SFC Extension Service Staff Chair Mitch Crow.
September is National Rice Month, and one of the favorite ways to celebrate is at the annual St. Francis County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee’s Rice Tasting and Rice Cook-Off.