WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States, a historic culmination of two decades of litigation over gay marriage and gay rights generally.
The Hughes School District consolidation appeal to the Arkansas Supreme Court may still be heard, but a formal order from the court this week has denied the district’s initial request to delay the Arkansas State Board of Education’s decision.
Forrest City Housing Authority members received updates on several ongoing construction projects during the group’s quarterly meeting Thursday at the Housing Authority office on Dawson Road.
The Palestine-Wheatley School Board agreed to several personnel moves during its monthly meeting held June 15, after being postponed twice.
The city of Forrest City will hold a public meeting Wednesday, July 1, to identify outdoor recreation needs as the city prepares to seek a grant through the Arkansas Recreation Grants Program from the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism.
Arkansas State Police officials have released the preliminary findings in the death of a Forrest City man killed earlier this month in an accident on Interstate 40.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the nationwide tax subsidies underpinning President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, rejecting a major challenge to the landmark law in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.
The city of Forrest City is taking steps to protect residents from the recent spike in temperatures that have sent heat indices into triple digits.
Members of the Forrest City Downtown Revitalization Project, Inc., board agreed, during their regular meeting Thursday, to start a mini-grant program using a larger grant given to the board by the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program.
The Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission voted in a phone poll this morning to send the leader of the local economic development program to the Arkansas Manufacturing Summit next month.