Chamber banquet

The Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual banquet Thursday in the banquet hall at the Fine Arts Center at East Arkansas Community College. According to Chamber officials, close to 200 area residents attended the banquet. Kay Brockwell, left, president and CEO of Future Focus Development Solution, LLC; Dr. Coy Grace, center, president of EACC, and Sen. Keith Ingram visit before the banquet. Brockwell was the featured speaker. Photo by Kendall Owens.

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Beavers named Citizen of Year - Close to 200 area residents filled the East Arkansas Community College Fine Arts Center Thursday night to hear about the future of economic development in Forrest City and St. Francis County and to honor one area citizen for years of service to the community.

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