The certified results of the ArkansasGives program, a one-day online giving event which took place recently and resulted in $6.1 million for nonprofits statewide, was announced earlier this week by the Arkansas Community Foundation.
The Forrest City School Board, on Monday evening, held a board training session opting to move much of the meeting’s agenda to a special called meeting later in the week.
Deputies with the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the fatal poisoning of several dogs near County Road 363 in Colt.
Authorities with the West Memphis Police Department are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred early Saturday, following a reported armed robbery at a motel.
AHTD to wrap up several other undertakings in the coming months
The Lee County School District was placed on probation on Thursday, following a vote from the Arkansas Board of Education regarding the district’s violation of education standards on staffing and course offerings.
A two-vehicle accident along Interstate 40 in St. Francis County resulted in a fatality Thursday morning.
Caleb Talley, a reporter/photographer with the Times-Herald, won a pair of first place awards in the annual Arkansas Associated Press Media Editors contest.
Dallas thanks community for recent support during ArkansasGives event
New data released last month by the United States Census Bureau reveals that a number of Arkansas counties have seen general population decreases in the last year. The general population in St. Francis County decreased to numbers not seen since before the 1920 Census.