Rising costsRising costs: The St. Francis County Quorum Court met Tuesday to discuss rising insurance costs for county employees. Members of the court listen as Charles Jones reads the minutes of the previous meeting. From left, QC members Leodis Williams, Luther Leiblong, Charles Jones, Maceo Hawkins, County Judge Gary Hughes, county clerk Brandi McCoy and Kenny Parker. Photo by Tyler Hale
City council votes to bid out proposed pool a third time - Members agree to scale back, redraw project based on available funding
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Quorum Court discusses rising insurance costs, deputy overtime - The St. Francis County Quorum Court on Tuesday approved a $16,000 appropriation to the county assessor’s office to cover an outstanding debt.
Former state legislator David Dunn dies at 52 - Former District 51 state representative and Forrest City resident David Dunn died suddenly on Sunday during surgery to repair an aortic aneurism. He was 52.
Diabetes workshop starting Oct. 20 - St. Francis Cooperative Extension Service will be offering four workshops for individuals with diabetes or pre-diabetes, starting Oct. 20.
FC School Board meeting tonight - The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to meet at 5:30 Thursday evening in the library on the junior high campus.