FC City Council adopts new fixed assets policy

The Forrest City City Council on Tuesday officially adopted a policy defining how fixed assets will be recorded for city departments and also agreed to allow the city to purchase a used truck for the city’s solid waste department. The truck will replace the current chipper truck.

Parade planned to salute winning basketball teams

The 5A State Basketball Champion Forrest City Mustangs and the Forrest City Project UNIFY Special Olympics Team will be celebrated with a championship parade next Friday, ending with a pep rally celebrating both teams on the steps of Mustang Arena.

Local officials weigh in on Hwy. 70 work

Once again, the construction zone on Interstate 40 resulted in a large volume of traffic coming through Forrest City Wednesday afternoon, an issue which could intensify in the coming weeks with a construction project also under way on a five-mile portion of Hwy. 70, east of the Hwy. 38 intersection.