Members of the St. Francis County Museum Board voted, in a meeting held Tuesday evening, to reset the number of board members needed to make a quorum.
Dr. Tiffany Hardrick, superintendent for the Forrest City School District, recommended the school board approve contracts with two separate custodial vendors for the district during a special called meeting held Monday evening.
Members of the Forrest City School Board, last week, were given an update on the district’s upcoming back-to-school event which, according to district officials, has received a great deal of support from the community.
Dr. Tiffany Hardrick, Forrest City School District Superintendent, told members of the FCSD board Thursday evening that the district will be losing over $1 million in funding due to declining enrollment.
The St. Francis County Quorum Court voted to adopt two ordinances and approve a resolution during a meeting Tuesday evening.
Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant addressed local Rotarians Tuesday, updating them on a number of projects in the Forrest City area and urging them to encourage community members to take pride in the city and play an active role in making Forrest City a better place to live.
A court case filed by Arlisa Harris, director of Forrest City Public Library, against Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant and the Forrest City City Council was sealed from the public recently by Circuit Judge Chris Morledge.
Members of the St. Francis County Election Commission met Friday to draw for ballot positions for the Sept. 20 school board election.
At the St. Francis County Extension Office, plans are underway for the third annual Citizenship Camp, hosted by the St. Francis County 4-H program.
The Forrest City Civic Center Commission voted in a meeting held Tuesday evening to give Marcus Freeman, of M&M Catering, the in-house caterer for the facility, exclusive right to first refusal at serving concessions during events held at the Civic Center.