Little graduatesThe ABC Preschool held its graduation ceremony Friday morning in the Forrest City Junior High School Auditorium. Leilani Le welcomes friends, family and fellow students to the event, which included singing and the presentation of diplomas. Photo by Alan Smith.
SFC Relay for LIfe to raise awareness for Cancer Society - Most people have been touched by cancer in their lifetime, and the St. Francis County Relay for Life is a great way fund American Cancer Society research while having fun and remembering those affected by the disease.
Also in the news
FCAHS hosting fundraiser dinner Friday at GMPC - The Forrest City Area Humane Society will host its annual fundraiser dinner at Graham Memorial Presbyterian Church on Friday, May 29.
FC, Calvary begin breaks this week - Both the Forrest City School District and Calvary Christian Schools, Inc., will close out the 2014-15 school year on Friday, May 29. Students in the Palestine-Wheatley and Hughes school districts will have to wait into June to begin their summer breaks.
PWSD sued by former principal under Teacher Fair Dismissal Act - Zenna Smith, a former long-time Palestine-Wheatley School District employee, is suing the district claiming her dismissal in January is a violation of the Arkansas Teacher Fair Dismissal Act (TFDA) and the Arkansas Civil Rights Act.
SFC Housing Authority names new member; reviews audit - The St. Francis County Housing Authority Board of Commissioners welcomed a new board member Thursday, and also learned that the 2014 audit of the facility revealed no findings.