Hard at workHard at work: At East Arkansas Community College, students often head to the Computer Technology Center to work on homework and study in between their classes. Students Fedeall Cottingham, left, and Nickyra Ellison knock out some school work online on Wednesday. Photo by Caleb Talley
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State Democratic Party chairman calls for unity in moving Arkansas forward - It's been a busy year for state Rep. Michael John Gray, a Democrat from Augusta. In March, Gray, who also serves as the House Minority Leader, was chosen by his colleagues to serve as chairman of the Arkansas Democratic Party. He is now tasked with leading the party that has seen its influence dwindle in recent years.
Chili cook-off planned at public library - Nothing goes hand-in-hand with fall weather like a bowl of hot chili. The Forrest City Public Library will hold a community chili cook-off Saturday, Oct. 28, on the library's back lawn.
Community meet and treat set for Thursday at FC Civic Center - Halloween is quickly approaching, which means the season for trick and treating is coming. The St. Francis County Hometown Health Network will host a community Meet and Treat event Thursday, Oct. 26, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Forrest City Civic Center.
FC School Board meeting tonight - The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to meet at 5:30 p.m. tonight in the library on the junior high campus.