FCHS receives golden football in honor of Lindsey

Former Forrest City High School graduate Jim Lindsey was recognized Friday during halftime of the Forrest City senior boys basketball game when his older brother Elmer “B” Lindsey accepted and presented to the school a commemorative golden football, which was received by athletic director Donnie Willis.

Davis will play for USA team

Forrest City Mustangs linebacker Jared Davis has been selected for the Team USA 18-Under Select Team – the first-ever player from Forrest City to be chosen for the team.

Former Mustang hopes course will rejuvenate program

Stuart Towns, who was the only member of the Forrest City Mustang cross country team during his 1956-57 senior season as well as one of the state’s early pioneers in distance and cross country running, is hoping to help rejuvenate cross country programs in St. Francis and surrounding counties by designing and building a course on land he owns near Crowley’s Ridge, located six miles out on 284.