On the Drop ZoneThe rides are always a big draw at the St. Francis County Fair. Peyton Hill, left, and his friend Cannon White enjoy the Drop Zone ride Tuesday night. Photo by Alan Smith.
Reynolds steps down; Lee in charge of FCPD - The Forrest City Police Department will soon have a new chief after it was announced Tuesday that Chief E.P. Reynolds is stepping down from the position and Major Deon Lee is being promoted to acting chief.
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City seeks help with removal of limbs and debris - Members of the Forrest City City Council agreed Tuesday to again hire contractors to help the city's public works department with the removal of limbs and large tree debris due to the numbers of piles currently lining city streets.
Pageants wrap up tonight at SF County Fair - Pageants will continue tonight at the St. Francis County Fair, beginning at 6 p.m.
Fall online course registration continues - Late Registration continues through Friday, Sept. 4, for the fall 2015 semester’s online classes at East Arkansas Community College.
Historical Society meets Thursday - The St. Francis County Historical Society will meet Thursday, Sept. 3, at 7 p.m., at the St. Francis County Museum.