Learning the controls

Forrest City Public Works employees are testing a new wheeled excavator that would help them dig out ditches to prevent flooding. Marvin Washington operates the new machinery to learn its controls. FC Public Works Director Jason Evansingston said there are a number of different attachments that can go on the excavator to make it a multiple-use piece of equipment. Photo by Brodie Johnson

Learning the controls: Forrest City Public Works employees are testing a new wheeled excavator that would help them dig out ditches to prevent flooding. Marvin Washington operates the new machinery to learn its controls. FC Public Works Director Jason Evansingston said there are a number of different attachments that can go on the excavator to make it a multiple-use piece of equipment. Photo by Brodie Johnson