FCWU manager reviews banking with commission

Monday’s meeting of the Forrest City Water Utility Commission was the first since Mayor Larry Bryant cast the deciding vote during a Forrest City City Council meeting to abolish the commission and also the first since a petition was filed calling for voters to decide whether or not the commission should be abolished.

Poker run benefits Special Olympics, JAFC programs

The Ride the Ridge Poker Run provides fun, food and live entertainment to help raise funds for Special Olympics Arkansas and the Forrest City Junior Auxiliary. Saturday will mark a dozen years of the event, and organizers are inviting everyone out to enjoy the food and entertainment.

CRTI Board learns of faculty openings

Members of the Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute’s Board of Directors learned of four job vacancies during a report by CRTI president Burl Lieblong at the group’s quarterly meeting Tuesday evening.