FC School Board to have two new members

While there were no contested races that developed at the end of the school board filing period at noon today, both the Forrest City and Palestine-Wheatley school boards will have a new look in September.

School board candidates may begin filing Tuesday

Candidates who would like to run for a seat on either the Forrest City School Board or the Palestine-Wheatley School Board can officially throw their hat into the ring starting tomorrow morning at the St. Francis County Courthouse.

Court denies HSD request for stay pending appeal

The Hughes School District consolidation appeal to the Arkansas Supreme Court may still be heard, but a formal order from the court this week has denied the district’s initial request to delay the Arkansas State Board of Education’s decision.