The St. Francis County Fair begins Monday, offering a wide variety of attractions and events for county residents to enjoy throughout the week.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson addressed members of the Healthcare Reform Legislative Task Force and his own Medicaid Advisory Council last week in a joint meeting to consider potential solutions for weaknesses in the state’s Medicaid program.
For the second year in a row, St. Francis County Farm Bureau will be offering a $100 prize to the best art representation of agriculture entered in this year’s St. Francis County Fair.
Planning is currently under way for the flower show at the 2015 St. Francis County Fair, which will follow the theme “Summer Soiree,” presented by Hughes Town and Country Garden Club.
A shortage of staff was addressed yesterday during the quarterly meeting of the Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute Board of Directors.
The St. Francis County Fair Board and St. Francis County Extension Office each received word earlier this month that tighter restrictions will be placed on the poultry exhibition at the 2015 St. Francis County Fair.
Members of the Forrest City Civic Center Commission hit an unexpected snag during a regular meeting, held yesterday evening, in which they planned to open bids for a new in-house caterer.
Ronald and Sarah Matlock of Forrest City, members of Woodruff Electric Cooperative Corporation, will soon receive up to $3,000 in energy efficient improvements to their home as winners of the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas 2015 Energy Efficiency Makeover Contest.
The first few hours of classes this morning for the Forrest City School District gave a promising start to the new school year according to Dr. Tiffany Hardrick, Superintendent of Forrest City Schools.
The time for the St. Francis County Fair is drawing near again, and members of the St. Francis County Fair Board are working to line up many of the sights and sounds that have become annual favorites at the Wiley T. Jones Fairgrounds, as well as some new attractions they are hoping will increase attendance to the fair.