A recent default by Turner Grain Merchandising, Inc., of Brinkley has created a crisis for many farmers in Arkansas and surrounding states. Producers who contracted with the company delivered grain, but have not been paid for it.
Members of the public library board learned Monday that the paperwork is ready to be finalized on the purchase of property just east of the facility.
Forrest City Junior High School officials are looking for people in the community who are willing to mentor at-risk students.
The St. Francis County Election Commission is busy planning both the annual school election next month and the November General Election.
Forrest City High School began a new era last week as new principal Sonny Hicks took the reins. Hicks said his goals are to change the culture of the school, and he hopes to do that by giving the school’s initials a second meaning to show everyone what his mission is
A large group gathered at the intersection of Highways 1 and 306 in Colt Saturday morning to witness the unveiling and dedication of the new Taylor’s Creek and Mount Vernon Civil War Sesquicentennial marker.
The majority of the Forrest City School Board voted to have its attorney Brad Beavers pursue legal action against the Palestine-Wheatley School District and the Wynne School District over student transfers.
The 2014 installment of the St. Francis County Fair will offer most of the traditional events that area residents look forward to each year
Members of the St. Francis County Quorum Court heard the first reading of an ordinance Tuesday that would allow Justice Justin Marquis to do plumbing work in the county jail.
Area schools will soon be filled with students ready for their first day of the 2014-15 school year.