A Forrest City man is behind bars for his alleged involvement in a robbery that occurred Monday on the 1500 block of Skyline Drive.
The Forrest City Police Department is investigating a stabbing that occurred in the area of Rice and Mann streets Tuesday night.
The bill that would pave the way for a merger of Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute and East Arkansas Community College was approved by the Arkansas House on Monday.
Two Forrest City residents are behind bars on multiple felony drug charges after a high-speed chase Monday morning. The pair allegedly led police on a chase from the parking lot of Forrest City Medical Center to Barrow Hill Road.
More than $48,000 in permits were filed in Forrest City for the month of February, more than $10,000 over January’s totals.
The Forrest City City Council is schedueld to meet this evening at 6 at city hall.
A bill that would define certain forms of protesting as rioting is expected to come before the Arkansas Senate this week. The bill was approved by a supermajority in the Arkansas House on Thursday.
A West Memphis woman was arrested Friday night for allegedly beating a 77-year-old man with a baseball bat. Deborah Hoskins, 32, is being held at the St. Francis County Jail until her court date.
Local meetings scheduled this week
All jurors for the current court term are advised to call the juror call-in number after 5 p.m., today. According to officials with the St. Francis County Circuit Clerk’s Office, jurors should call 870-633-2035.