Stocking upWith winter weather on the way, area residents filled local grocery stores stocking up on the necessities Thursday afternoon. Food Giant employees were kept busy checking out droves of customers while also trying to make sure that there was plenty of bread, milk, eggs and snacks. Photo Kendall Owens.
Winter storm could impact electric service - The threat of severe winter weather has officials with both area electrical providers making arrangements while hoping the brunt of the storm misses the area.
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Forrest City and Palestine parades postponed due to winter weather - The prediction of a major winter weather event have caused both the Forrest City and Palestine Christmas parades to reschedule from this weekend.
Weather forces early print schedule - The Times-Herald is operating under an inclement weather policy. Because of this, today’s edition was printed early.
Sheriff’s Dept. searching for missing woman - The St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department brought in cadaver dogs to search for a missing Heth woman on Wednesday, but found no evidence of a body.
Area schools waiting on storm decision - St. Francis County school districts are waiting to see if the predictions of winter weather will come true before announcing that they will cancel classes on Friday.