Perfect weather for a driveIt was great weather to be outside today, just ask two-year-old Forrester Southerland. He takes an imaginary drive on the asphalt at a local day care. Photo by Alan Smith.
Cities in SFC will soon see work on roads - The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has approved a $372,000 contract to begin work on more than one mile of streets in Madison along with just under a mile of paving in Haynes.
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Police investigating five shootings in FC in just over a week - A Forrest City man has been arrested in connection with a Sept. 13 shooting on Scott Street.
Caldwell Cotton Pickin’ Festival is this weekend - The Caldwell Cotton Pickin' Festival will be held for the 14th consecutive year at the Caldwell City Park this weekend.
Kerlen cashes in for Pigskin prize - Nikki Kerlen was able to outlast the mother-daughter duo of Tiffany and Ava Billingsley to win last week’s Professor Pigskin Contest.
Meeting planned for this evening - The St. Francis County Election Commission has called a meeting for 4:30 this afternoon in the county clerk’s office at the courthouse.