Arkansas State Police arrested two men from Knoxville, Tenn., Monday evening for allegedly transporting nine pounds of marijuana. The stop occurred near the 247 eastbound mile marker of Interstate 40.
East Arkansas Community College in Forrest City is conducting late registration for the fall semester.
A vehicle owned by a Forrest City woman that was reported stolen late Sunday morning was found burned in St. Francis County earlier that day.
Another historic portion of downtown Forrest City is now rubble after an early-morning fire destroyed a building near the intersection of Broadway and Grant streets.
A number of policy updates were approved Thursday by the East Arkansas Community College Board of Trustees during the group’s quarterly meeting.
Randy Veach, president of Arkansas Farm Bureau, will be returning to St. Francis County as the keynote speaker for the annual meeting and dinner St. Francis County Farm Bureau hosts for its members.
A man walking during the early morning hours today was reportedly stabbed in the hand when he was allegedly attacked by two men.
A shortage of staff was addressed yesterday during the quarterly meeting of the Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute Board of Directors.
The Widener City Council has agreed to vote to fill the Ward 3 seat on the council at it’s September meeting.
A call to St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department deputies to help a woman in Madison from a gun-toting assailant ended with a criminal charge against the woman for filing a false police report.