ReinforcementUtility service crews have been working throughout downtown Forrest City this week, reinforcing telephone poles by adding steal beams to the base. Brian Carlton, of Osmose Utility Service, prepares a telephone pole at the intersection of North Izard and East Garland. Photo by Caleb Talley
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Early voting begins Monday in November general election - “There are a number of issues, and waiting to read them until it’s time to vote can slow down the process for everyone.” – Sandra Wright, SFC Election Coordinator
Candidates for District 49 seat discuss issues facing state, Delta - The two candidates seeking the District 49 seat in the Arkansas House of Representatives recently sat down with the Times-Herald to discuss several issues facing the district, the Delta and the state.
Area agencies participating in annual drug take back day - In an effort to reduce the risk of prescription medication addiction and overdose, Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has asked Arkansans to rid their medicine cabinets of any unused or expired medications.
September tax revenue reported - Of the six cities in St. Francis County that collect individual city taxes, only two saw increases in tax revenue collected in September.