Making plansFriday means the weekend is here and people are making plans to have fun. Little DeLeshio King Jr. "calls" his friends to find out how he will fill his time off from a local day care. Photo by Alan Smith.
DRAA board may seek bids to farm land - A called meeting may be necessary for members of the Delta Regional Airport Authority to decide whether or not to seek bids from area farmers who may be interested in growing crops on more than 200 acres at the regional airport in Colt.
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Booth space available at annual county fair - Commercial and educational booths will be available again at this year’s St. Francis County Fair for anyone interested in renting one.
Local leaders weigh options on possible state prison location - As the state seeks a new home for a $100 million maximum-security prison, area officials are considering whether to submit a proposal in an effort to bring the prison to St. Francis County.
Businesses gearing up for tax-free holiday weekend - School days are nearing, and the 2014 Arkansas Sales Tax Holiday is an opportunity to save money on school supplies and uniforms.
Residential projects lead July permits - Residential projects led the building permits issued by the city during July.