The 2016 proposed budget for the Forrest City Public Library was unanimously approved by the facility’s board on Monday.
Members of the St. Francis County Election Commission, county clerk Emily Holley and election coordinator Sandra Wright met for a work session Friday evening to review voting districts.
Christmas came a little early for one St. Francis County resident who is the beneficiary of a program from the Crowley’s Ridge Development Council.
Miles Kimble was named the newest member of the Forrest City School Board during a brief meeting Tuesday night.
The Forrest City Rotary Club heard from Dr. Stuart Towns at their luncheon meeting on Tuesday regarding efforts to raise funds to assist a taxpayer approved bond issue for the construction of a new aquatic center and track facility.
A request for $15,000 from the Forrest City Area Wellness and Athletic Consortium (FCAWAC) that was approved by the Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission for its “formation, administrative and consulting” costs in August has been changed on the advice of Forrest City City Attorney Alan Cline.
During the holidays, people traditionally eat more than they normally do, and many times, extra holiday weight is followed by New Year’s resolutions to get in better shape.
Everything went according to plan Friday night as the 2015 Forrest City Community Christmas Parade entertained and spread the holiday spirit to onlookers lining the streets.
Downtown Forrest City will be the site of a new Christmas event that will bring a taste of history to the holiday.
Santa may be busy this time of year, but he seems to always find time to visit area girls and boys at the Forrest City Public Library. This year’s visit is one of several children’s events planned for this month.