Riding in the carThe sunshine and clear skies made today a great opportunity for area children to play outside. Three-year-old Cayden Weddington spent his morning playing outside of a local daycare. Photo by Caleb Talley
State Plant Board votes for 120-day ban of dicambia - The Arkansas Plant Board voted on Friday to stop the sale and use of dicamba, a controversial herbicide believed to the cause of significant crop damage throughout Arkansas this growing season.
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SFC Museum offers fun history lessons to area children during weekly summer programming - The St. Francis County Museum holds children’s programs every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to noon, offering area children a fun and educational activity each week.
Rhea appealing court decision - The former 4-H volunteer leader convicted last month of sexual assault is appealing that decision in St. Francis County Circuit Court.
VCSP waters test positive for E. Coli - The Lake Austell and Lake Dunn swimming areas at Village Creek State Park are closed until further notice due to a recent positive test for E. Coli.
Auction for delinquent tax lands to be held July 12 at SFC Courthouse - According to John Thurston, Arkansas Commissioner of State Lands, the public auction for the sale of delinquent tax land in St. Francis County will be held at the St. Francis County Court House on Wednesday, July 12, at 10 a.m.