Oswalt selected to chair SFC Election Commission

The makeup of the St. Francis County Election Commission has shifted, and leadership of the three-person committee is now in the hands of long-time commissioner Chris Oswalt, who was elected chairman of the group near the end of the commission’s first meeting of the year on Thursday.

Little progress made on track facility, aquatic center

(Editor’s Note: This story is the third in a three-part series taking a look at what has been accomplished with a .625 percent sales tax approved by Forrest City voters in November 2013. The tax money is designated for a wide range of projects throughout the city.)