Forrest City High School art instructor Cheryl McMickle was recently named the 2014-15 Arkansas Art Educators (AAE) Secondary Art Educator of the year.
The move to consolidate the Hughes School District with the Forrest City School District will take a step forward as the school boards for the two districts have set a mid-October meeting to discuss the matter.
The 2014 Eastern Arkansas Regional Career/Job Expo is planned for Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., at the East Arkansas Community College Fine Arts Center.
Air travel in Arkansas was discussed at Wednesday’s Forrest City Kiwanis Club as the interim director of the Arkansas Department of Aeronautics (ADA) Jerry Chism served as guest speaker.
The St. Francis County Quorum Court adopted a budget for 2015 after a pair of short meetings on Tuesday.
Members of the Forrest City Water Commission raised some questions Monday as to how the utility handles overdue bill payments.
St. Francis County Circuit Court has set an amnesty day in early October to help people who have outstanding child support debt.
September is National Rice Month, and one of the favorite ways to celebrate is at the annual St. Francis County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee’s Rice Tasting and Rice Cook-Off.
Since collection began for the additional sales tax to fund improvements in Forrest City, the city has seen a large increase of in its tax revenue.
This weekend’s Crowley’s Ridge Saddle Club’s Charity Rodeo has grown larger with the announcement of three new attractions.