Puzzle playPlay time is every day when you are in day care. Two-year-old Terry Howard plays with a colorful puzzle at a local day care facility this morning. Photo by Alan Smith.
Quorum Court passes budget for fiscal 2015 - The St. Francis County Quorum Court adopted a budget for 2015 after a pair of short meetings on Tuesday.
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Forrest City City Council delays action on hiring human resources firm - The Forrest City City Council agreed to delay spending close to $8,000 for a survey to determine whether morale issues exist for city employees.
Fall festivals to receive A&P Commission funds - The members of the Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission approved several funding requests Tuesday, including support of both the Forrest City Fall Fest and the Forrest City Downtown Farmers Market and Art Event.
Board approves library landscaping - The newly purchased land just east of the Forrest City Public Library is going to get an improved look after library board members agreed to have director Arlisa Harris seek a landscaper to design a plan for property.
AHTD opening bids Wednesday on another project through SFC - The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will open bids on close to 50 projects Wednesday, including one for more than 17 miles of rehabilitation work on I-40 through St. Francis County.