Setting upForrest City Junior High School is the site for the Arkansas Care Innovative Readiness Training program health clinic in Forrest City. David Betetta, Senior Airman with the U.S. Air Force, sets up the optometry area inside the auditorium's control room. Photo by Alan Smith.
Disaster declared for areas impacted by flash flooding - A disaster declaration has been issued for farmers and ranchers in 23 counties impacted by flash flooding last month.
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SFCHA Board approves write offs, discusses repayments from tenants - Members of the St. Francis County Housing Authority Board of Commissioners heard an update from Executive Director Gary Chapman at their meeting Thursday evening.
Meeting in FC to focus on racial disparities in criminal justice system research project - Members of the Racial Disparities in the Arkansas Criminal Justice System Research Project will be meeting in Forrest City next month to discuss racial disparities in the justice system and tools to combat those disparities.
Whitby files for Widener Council - Filing for elected positions in several municipalities opened this morning in the office of St. Francis County Clerk Emily Holley.
Water Commission meets Monday - The Forrest City Water Utility Commission is scheduled to meet Monday, July 28, at 5:30 p.m., at the water department on North Rosser Street.