Forrest City School Board members meeting in a financial retreat Monday evening were told by a consultant that while there are financial issues, there are steps to manage them that will improve the district’s financial standing.
The 2014 Forrest City Downtown Farmers Market and Art Event has gotten a little larger with the announcement that a beer garden will be part of the festivities this weekend.
The Junior Auxiliary of Forrest City, the local women’s organization that helps needy children in the area with projects such as Angel Tree, will be hosting a fundraiser on Saturday.
Children and their parents will want to check out the children’s events planned for this month at the Forrest City Public Library.
The members of the Forrest City Housing Authority Board met Tuesday and were told by Executive Director Janet Duncan that she is developing a plan to reduce the number of housing units in an effort to comply with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s occupancy requirements.
Members of the Forrest City School Board, during a special meeting on Monday, reviewed and adopted the district’s 2014-15 fiscal year budget.
The annual 4-H Fishing Derby will be Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Forrest City Sports Complex, for children ages 2 to 18.
Parents and guardians of students attending Forrest City Junior High School are invited to breakfast at the school with Principal Reginald Murphy for the first Breakfast with the Principal event.
After a successful inaugural event, the Forrest City Farmers Market and Art Event is ready for its second year at the St. Francis County Museum.
Tuesday afternoon’s meeting of the St. Francis County Election Commission officially put the 2014 school election in the books.