Making a discoveryMaking a discovery: While the weather is becoming more spring-like, it has been chilly this week. There are few places better to spend a cold day than a good library. Ellen Alderson finds an interesting book while perusing the stacks at the Forrest City Public Library. Photo by Tyler Hale
FC School Board agrees to extend Hardrick’s contract - Members of the Forrest City School Board on Thursday voted to extend the contract of Superintendent Dr. Tiffany Hardrick.
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SFC Emergency Food and Shelter Committee applies for next phase of federal funding - Several area organizations turned in applications for federal funding from the Emergency Food and Shelter Program during a meeting of the St. Francis County Emergency Food and Shelter Committee Thursday afternoon.
Deadline to register to vote for primary is Monday - Area residents have until Monday to register to vote during the May 22 Preferential Primary.
Airport courtesy car located - A courtesy car for at the Delta Regional Airport in Colt has been located after being reported stolen earlier this week. According to Delta Regional Airport Authority member Corbin Brown, an individual at the airport gave a pilot permission to use the vehicle, which the pilot drove to Manila to visit family. The vehicle will be returned soon, Brown said in an email to DRAA board members. The vehicle was reported stolen after it had not been seen in a week at the airport. DRAA member Shannon Hobbs told St. Francis County Sheriff's deputies he first noticed the vehicle was missing Saturday, and when it was still missing Tuesday, … Continued
Ride the Ridge set for Saturday - The 16th annual Ride the Ridge Poker Run will be held Saturday, April 21, with registration for riders beginning at 8 a.m. at the Stage parking lot in Forrest City.