FC School Board amends dress code

Members of the Forrest City School Board voted during a special called meeting Tuesday night to enact a provisional dress code at Forrest City High School for the remainder of the current school year.

Justices review findings in audit

During a regular meeting Tuesday night, the St. Francis County Quorum Court voted to approve a response to the 2014 legislative audit of the county, as well as a plan to correct any problems found by auditors.

SFC dispatcher wins regional award; donates cash prize to St. Jude Hospital

Presley Bumgarner, a dispatcher with the St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department, was recently named the 2016 Smart 911 Regional Dispatcher of the Year for the Central Region, which includes 13 states. Her award included a $500 prize, which she donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Thursday afternoon during a ceremony held to honor her accomplishment.