County tax revenue increased across the board in February while city tax collections increased in three cities and decreased in three others.
A proposed ballot issue that would eliminate two-year terms for some county elected officials is drawing support from St. Francis County Judge Gary Hughes as well as Sheriff and Collector Bobby May.
Early registration for the East Arkansas Community College summer terms and fall semester will begin Monday, April 6, during regular college hours of 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m, Monday through Friday. Students are encouraged to register early to ensure class placement.
The Forrest City City Council is scheduled to meet in regular session at 6 p.m., Tuesday at city hall.
St. Francis County ranks 58th in Arkansas in overall health outcomes for the second consecutive year, according to an annual health care study.
The St. Francis County 4-H program is hosting a 4-H O’Rama on Saturday, April 11, at the Wiley T. Jones Fairgrounds.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson backed away Wednesday from his promise to sign a controversial religious objections bill, bowing to pressure from critics of the measure, including his own son and some of the state’s biggest employers, who say the legislation is anti-gay.
Today’s Times-Herald includes a special section celebrating Easter.
The closings for this year’s Good Friday, April 3, are fewer than usual since two of the three public school districts in St. Francis County will be open.
The Forrest City Housing Authority Board approved a resolution Tuesday allowing agency administrators to seek authorization to demolish the Cope Cove portion of Grobmyer Circle, also known as Linden Heights.