Teaching fire safetyFire Pup joined members of the Forrest City Fire Department this morning on a visit to the ABC Preschool as part of Fire Prevention Month. The children were given several tips on preventing fires and what to do if their home is on fire. Above, Fire Pup and Lt. Jeremy Sharp are greeted by the excited children. Photo by Alan Smith.
County judge issues burn ban for SF County - St. Francis County Judge Gary Hughes signed a proclamation this morning issuing a burn ban, joining more than 30 other counties across the state.
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Personal, real estate property taxes due at collector’s office - One week from today is the deadline for paying 2014 real estate and personal property taxes for which property owners received notices in February.
FC School Board meets tonight - The Forrest City School Board will welcome two new members and elect officers during tonight's regular monthly meeting.
FCSD campuses closed Friday - All campuses in the Forrest City School District will be closed Friday for professional development.
Professional services for city need approval - Forrest City City Council members adopted an ordinance Tuesday that will require council approval of all professional services sought by the city.