The second annual Youth, Teen, and Young Adult Empowerment Summit (YTYAES) will be held this weekend in Forrest City. Several speakers, vendors and presentations will be held in an effort to help youth in the area improve their lives.
A pair of new scams have been reported in the area, one involving phone calls from people claiming to be with Entergy and another involving a shipping company’s business accounts.
The first Youth, Teen and Young Adult Empowerment Summit (YTYAES) last year was well attended, but this year’s event promises to be bigger and better, according to organizers.
A potential illegal meeting of the Forrest City Water Utility Commission was apparently prevented by the utility’s attorney André Valley Monday afternoon.
East Arkansas Cable TV is moving to its new location at 4804 N. Washington this week, and company officials are inviting the public to a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m., on Thursday.
With one exception, all cities collecting municipal and county taxes saw their revenue increase in February this year over the same month in 2013.
St. Francis County residents are invited to a Job and Career Expo on Thursday, April 3, at the Eugene Woods Civic Center in West Memphis from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Village Creek State Park is offering a pair of special events on Saturday, March 29.
The remodeling of Save-A-Lot is nearly completed, and the company has announced that a grand opening will be held on Thursday, April 10.
Area children and their parents who want to learn more about what the St. Francis County 4-H clubs do will want to mark Saturday, April 5, on their calendars.