FC man accused of threatening wife

A Forrest City man accused of holding a knife to his pregnant wife’s neck was arrested Monday as a result of a continued effort from a Forrest City Police Department dispatcher.

Meetings tonight

The St. Francis County Quorum Court is scheduled to meet this evening at 5 p.m in the Quorum Court room of the St. Francis County Courthouse.

Substation completion date pushed back again

The completion date for the Forrest City Fire Department substation on Dawson Road, which was most recently estimated to be Monday, Aug. 15, will likely be pushed into September. According to Interim Fire Chief Anthony Renigar, a Sept. 1 finish date would be a liberal estimate due to the amount of work left to be done and any possible unforeseen obstacles.