School board reviews plans on academic achievement

Academic distress and plans for improving academic achievement in the Forrest City School District were the topics of a retreat held by the Forrest City School Board and Superintendent Dr. Tiffany Hardrick Thursday night.

Grant to help expand preschool program

The preschool program in the Forrest City School District has received a financial boost from the Arkansas Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education in the form of a four-year, 60/40 matching grant for both improvement and expansion.