The increased rain this summer has been generally beneficial to area crops, but one thing that is needed is for cold weather to hold off.
The drive to raise money for fans to go in the main exhibit building at the Wiley T. Jones Fairgrounds is going well, with one small difference – they are going to be ceiling fans, after all.
The Board of Trustees at East Arkansas Community College on Thursday approved reductions in the required hours for some program offerings at the school.
The summer enrollment at East Arkansas Community College was slightly down from last year.
Plans are underway for a major fundraising event for the Junior Auxiliary of Forrest City – the Monster Dash 5K Run/Walk and Octoberfest.
The sheriff’s substation on the East Arkansas Community College Campus is up and running, the Board of Trustees learned Thursday.
A couple of years ago I had all the experience I ever want to have with the flu. I had it twice.
Fair time is just around the corner in St. Francis County, and anyone who has been to the local fair in the past few years is aware of one thing: The Main Exhibit Building tends to get a little warm. Well, call it hot and stuffy.
The St. Francis County Equalization Board met briefly this morning, to welcome a new member, elect officers and choose a date for the next meeting.
The St. Francis County Historical Society, an active organization during the 1960s and 70s, has been inactive for a number of years. But, efforts are being made to revive the group.