School board rehires coaches, band directors

Personnel issues, including the rehiring of Forrest City School District coaches and band directors, were addressed by Superintendent Dr. Tiffany Hardrick and the Forrest City School Board Thursday night.

Lighting proposals accepted by board

Additional lighting and security cameras for Forrest City High School are on their way after the district’s board voted Thursday evening to spend nearly $50,000 on the project.

Museum board votes to return 1920s dress to donor

The matter of returning a 1920s flapper dress that had apparently been donated to the St. Francis County Museum by a man claiming it belongs to his family was discussed by members of the museum’s board this week although no formal action could be taken because the group failed to achieve a quorum for its meeting.

Summer Boost Camp offering fun

The summer break for Forrest City School District students begins Friday, but before students have much time off, the Summer Boost Camp at Stewart Elementary School will be starting.