The St. Francis County Community Foundation, part of the Arkansas Community Foundation (ARCF), is taking applications for 2015 Giving Tree grants.
Forrest City Police believe they are a little closer to solving a residential burglary on Laney Drive after officers found stolen property inside a vehicle stopped by officers early this morning.
The Palestine City Council unanimously approved a proposal Tuesday allowing the city’s fire department to purchase a new truck.
The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to meet at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, in the library on the junior high campus.
St. Francis County was tied for the 10th highest unemployment rate in the state during November, according to figures from the state.
The Forrest City Water Utility has received a business closure warning from the State of Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration Accounts Receivable Unit in Little Rock.
Members of the Palestine-Wheatley School Board agreed to reject all bids to demolish the buildings located on the Wheatley campus after a recommendation from district superintendent Jon Estes Monday night.
Madison City Council members looked over proposed 2015 budgets Monday night, with the main focus being how many regular meetings the group should have and how much members would be compensated.
A Missouri man, currently spending 15 years in the Missouri Department of Corrections, and already convicted of one Forrest City murder, is facing a second charge of first-degree murder in the September 2009 death of a local woman.
Two public meetings are planned for this evening in St. Francis County.