Hat goes hereYounger children who aren't quite old enough to go to school can still learn at day care. Four-year-old Deleshio King places a hat on a cut-out man hanging on a bulletin board this morning. The children were also learning the days of the week. Photo by Alan Smith.
Personnel policy changes impact city departments - The Forrest City City Council's personnel committee agreed to recommend changes to the city's personnel policy manual as well as a payment to a Forrest City Water Utility employee who retired last year during a meeting held Tuesday at city hall.
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SFC Museum Board shares ideas for possible fundraising - The St. Francis County Museum Board is looking at various ways to help keep the facility operating, and this week the board agreed to sell postcards and afghans as fundraisers.
Drugs, weapons confiscated near apartment complex - Three men were arrested on drug charges Tuesday night by an officer patrolling an area where several residential burglaries have been reported.
Police investigate armed robbery - The Forrest City Police Department is investigating allegations of a Wednesday afternoon armed robbery at a home on Scott Street.
Policy change approved by FC board - A short called meeting of the Forrest City School Board on Tuesday night resulted in the unanimous decision to change a policy concerning compulsory attendance.