Area schools are gearing up for the beginning of the new school year, and registration for students begins next week throughout the county.
The St. Francis County Equalization Board held its first meeting of 2007 this morning and heard updates from SFC County Assessor Craig Jones.
The deadline for filing in the 2007 school board election is fast approaching for five positions on the three school boards in the county.
An uncommon soybean disease has entered the state and is causing concern to both Arkansas farmers and the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service.
A Mississippi company is wanting to erect a new communications tower in downtown Forrest City.
The Forrest City Water Commission heard several updates on projects from manager Jim Beazley Tuesday, including whether or not a bid accepted by commissioners last month was legal.
Minor changes have been made to the policy requiring students in preschool through eighth grade to wear uniforms in the Forrest City School District.