Officials with the St. Francis County Division of the Cooperative Extension Service remain optimistic even after hearing that soybean rust has been found in the county.
The members of the St. Francis County Health Care Grant Committee crossed another hurdle Thursday when they agreed to fund three more applications for the first year of the program.
The Palestine-Wheatley School Board agreed to table a discussion surrounding the rental of the high school cafetorium after board members could not find a solution to a possible problem.
The St. Francis County Quorum Court unanimously passed a proposal submitted Tuesday by county elected officials setting the projected revenue for 2008.
Voters in the Forrest City School District voted overwhelmingly to elect Joey Astin as the new Position 4 member on the Forrest City School Board.
It was another long night for members of the St. Francis County Election Commission as they worked into Wednesday morning on Tuesday’s countywide school elections.
St. Francis County Sheriff Bobby May is defending the operation of the county jail after a member of the quorum court last week questioned the procedures there.
Elections officials are gearing up for school board races in two of the three school districts in St. Francis County.
The polling locations for Tuesday’s school board elections in St. Francis County will include a pair of places where many voters will probably not cast any ballots.