Early voting for the 2013 school election started this morning in the Quorum Court meeting room at the St. Francis County Courthouse. This morning, nine voters had cast ballots in the only contested race between Forrest City School Board Position 3 incumbent Robert Glenn Shepherd and challenger E. Dion Wilson. Rhonda Meabon, an election worker, helps Izzer Jones cast his electronic vote. Early voting will be held from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., through Monday, Sept. 16. Photo by Alan Smith.