Policy change approved by FC board

A short called meeting of the Forrest City School Board on Tuesday night resulted in the unanimous decision to change a policy concerning compulsory attendance.

Plungers prepare to take chilly dip for a good cause

The beach at Lake Dunn at Village Creek State Park will again be the site of the annual Polar Plunge® to benefit the Special Olympics Arkansas. This year’s event is set for Saturday, Feb. 7, with registration beginning at 11 a.m., followed by the actual plunge at noon.

Colt Council selects SFC as city’s garbage collector

With the contract expiring between the City of Colt and Waste Corporation of Arkansas (WCA), the company that picks up garbage in the city, members of the city council reviewed a pair of bids before opting for service provided by the St. Francis County Solid Waste Department.