The East Arkansas Enterprise Community has been assisting Delta residents for close to 20 years in areas ranging from agriculture to heath care.
The Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission, during a phone poll Wednesday afternoon, approved funding for a new mural and a gospel singing event.
The Forrest City Public Library board is scheduled to meet at 4:45 p.m., Monday at the library.
Winter weather overnight across the area led to several accidents, including an early-morning fatality in Cross County.
The holidays are right around the corner, which means family gatherings and large dinners for many St. Francis County residents. For others, however, the dinner table might be bare if not for the work of the St. Francis County Food Pantry.
A Forrest City man, free on bond in an April 2014 shooting, now faces a first-degree murder charge in the Nov. 2 shooting death of 39-year-old Alfred Winters.
The Forrest City School Board will meet this evening in the library at Forrest City Junior High School.
St. Francis County fine collection court will be held Monday, Nov. 17, beginning at 9 a.m., at the courthouse.
The start of 2015 will mean a fresh start of sorts for the prosecuting attorney’s office in St. Francis County with the addition of Forrest City attorneys Austin Easley and John Houseal.
Members of the Palestine-Wheatley School Board agreed during their regular meeting Monday night to spend close to $52,000 on one-time bonuses for district employees.