Bigger than himHalloween is just a few weeks away, and area children are getting ready. Clarence Taylor, 3, poses with an inflatable decoration at a local day care. Photo by Alan Smith.
Core-Mark, Murphy agreement to create jobs - A new five-year strategic supply agreement between Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc., and Murphy USA, Inc., is expected to create jobs at the Forrest City location.
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Grant supports WORK program at area colleges - East Arkansas Community College will be receiving funds from the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services for the college’s new Workforce Orientation and Retraining Keys (WORK) program.
Meetings on tap this week in SFC - A pair of meetings are scheduled for this evening in St. Francis County, with others planned for the remainder of the week.
State Board of Education grants transfer of student to PWSD on parent’s appeal - The Arkansas Board of Education has granted a student transfer from the Forrest City School District to the Palestine-Wheatley School District despite the fact that the FCSD has claimed an exemption from the law due to an existing desegregation order.
Regional Career/Job Expo seeks vendors, participants - Looking for employment can be difficult, but the Eastern Arkansas Regional Career/Job Expo aims to make that search easier by bringing people looking for a job and businesses that are hiring together in one place.