Office updateDistrict Judge Steve Routon speaks during a recent Forrest City City Council meeting, requesting the council authorize funds from the District Court Automation Fund to replace outdated furniture and office equipment in the District Court building. According to Routon, the fund is generated from court costs paid by offenders and administered by the city. Photo by Caitlyn Sweet
Council denies support for new system to power city facilities - Routon requests funds to replace District Court furniture
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