Court’s ruling strikes down voter ID law

St. Francis County voters heading to the polls for early voting next week will be asked for a copy of their identification, but will not be required to present it after the Arkansas Supreme Court struck down the state’s voter ID law on Wednesday.

FC, HSD boards talk consolidation

Superintendents of both the Forrest City and Hughes school districts are calling Monday’s combined board meeting regarding the possible consolidation of the HSD into the FCSD a positive step in the right direction.