Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute in Forrest City will conduct early registration for 2017 spring semester classes Dec. 5 through 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., each day.
St. Francis County was one of only two counties in the area to see a decrease in the unemployment rate from August to September of this year.
Forrest City and Wheatley were the only tax collecting entities in St. Francis County to see increases in city tax revenue in October.
The 2016 Forrest City Area Community Christmas Parade will begin at 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 2.
The Forrest City Fire Department substation on Dawson Road will be opened for operation this week, according to city officials. After more than a year and a half of construction on the metal building, an open house has been scheduled for Saturday to mark the station’s completion.
Argent Arkansas News Media has purchased the Forrest City Times-Herald and the Marianna Courier-Index from Weston and Kevin Lewey, according to Randy Cope of Cribb, Greene & Cope, who represented Times-Herald Publishing Company, Inc.. in the transaction.
A Tennessee man traveling across on the country on foot in honor of military veterans made his way through Forrest City this morning.
The William Stone House in Colt will open its doors this weekend to area residents looking for locally-made gifts for the holidays.
A Forrest City man charged with leading a drug trafficking organization in Kingsport, Tenn., has been sentenced to more than 24 years in federal prison.
The Forrest City Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred inside a Cherry Street residence Sunday night.