Hardrick hired as superintendent

The Forrest City School Board voted unanimously late Thursday night to select Dr. Tiffany Hardrick as the next superintendent for the school district.

New FCWU manager does not have water, wastewater licenses

The newly-hired general manager of the Forrest City Water Utility, W.H. Calvin Murdock, does not have any water or wastewater licenses that are required by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality or the Arkansas Department of Health to operate the system, but said he is in the process of applying for them.