The St. Francis County Quorum Court adopted a budget for 2015 after a pair of short meetings on Tuesday.
The Forrest City City Council agreed to delay spending close to $8,000 for a survey to determine whether morale issues exist for city employees.
The members of the Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission approved several funding requests Tuesday, including support of both the Forrest City Fall Fest and the Forrest City Downtown Farmers Market and Art Event.
The newly purchased land just east of the Forrest City Public Library is going to get an improved look after library board members agreed to have director Arlisa Harris seek a landscaper to design a plan for property.
Members of the Forrest City Water Commission raised some questions Monday as to how the utility handles overdue bill payments.
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will open bids on close to 50 projects Wednesday, including one for more than 17 miles of rehabilitation work on I-40 through St. Francis County.
The building that previously housed a St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department substation and the Widener Police Department is set to be demolished once Widener officials determine who will do the work.
When it came down to the very end, Alma Dulaney of Forrest City was able to pull away for the victory.
A group headed to St. Louis on a gambling trip had their plans interrupted Monday night when a state trooper found 30 pounds of marijuana hidden inside their vehicle.
St. Francis County election officials are gearing up for an election, just not the one currently under way in the county.