Delta Regional Authority puts $150K into E. Arkansas
FORREST CITY, AR - The Delta Regional Authority is making a $150,000 investment in a sustainable agriculture program in eastern Arkansas.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Meet the real Walter White: This man sold meth to save his son's life
Dicky Joe Jackson says he sold meth to pay for his toddler son's transplant. Now he's in prison for life In the fictitious world of "Breaking Bad," Walter White produces methamphetamine in order to pay for his cancer treatment and leave his family financially secure after his death.
Shooting in Forrest City, Ark., sends 9 to hospital
A shooting in Forrest City, Ark., sent nine people to the emergency room Sunday morning, according to Forrest City Medical Center CEO Kevin Decker.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Forrest City FCI: Where Visitors, Civil Rights and Human Dignity Are Unwelcome
Background: Gary White was a county commissioner in Jefferson County, Alabama. Good friends with Les Siegelman, he introduced Les's brother, [former] Alabama Governor Don Siegelman to Richard Scrushy, a local Republican businessman.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Date Change Provokes Controversy
A policy change rolling into place with the spring semester will delay enrollment for students age 60 and older who take classes tuition-free at NorthWest Arkansas Community College.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Entergy Crews Continue Working On Power Outages
Entergy officials expect most of the lights to be back on by the end of the day for the nearly 3,000 customers still without power.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Lots of Arkansans in Tennessee edition of Oxford American Southern Music Issue
The Tennessee edition of the Oxford American magazine's annual Southern Music issue and CD combo is out on newsstands now, and it's full of music from and writing about Arkansans.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Forrest City mayor calls tax jewel of his tenure
Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant spent most of 2013 promoting a proposed 1 percent citywide sales tax that would help pay for street repairs, recreational projects, equipment for the Fire and Police departments, and other improvements in the St. Francis County town.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Man takes thousands of dollars from CRTI snack bar
Charles Taylor FORREST CITY, AR - Thousands of dollars are taken from a Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute snack bar.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Forrest City police make drug and gun arrest
FORREST CITY, AR - The Forrest City Police Department made multiple drug and gun several arrest over the weekend.