Numerous races for mayor and city council positions have developed in municipalities across St. Francis County after the filing period came to a close yesterday.
St. Francis County election officials are preparing for a busy election day on Tuesday as early voting in the 2018 Preferential Primary and Non-Partisan General Election came to a close this afternoon.
The Forrest City School Board met Thursday evening to approve new security measures for the elementary and high school campuses and to hear updates on the track and field project.
A “pack” of over 300 motorcycle riders will be traveling through Forrest City on Sunday en route to Washington D.C., in an effort to increase awareness for prisoners of war and those missing in action. The riders are participating in Run for the Wall, an annual motorcycle rally that honors veterans.
The East Arkansas Enterprise Community will hold its seventh annual Edible Gardens Conference Thursday, May 31, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the EAEC building, located at 1000 Airport Road in Forrest City.
Arkansas State Police and other local law enforcement agencies will be focusing on seat belt usage over the next two weeks as part of a statewide coordinated Click it or Ticket operation.
The Forrest City City Council adopted an ordinance on Tuesday authorizing the mayor to enter into a contract to repair water department equipment while waiving competitive bidding for the project.
Forrest City Public Library board members on Monday evening discussed a new Friends of the Library group and heard updates on the library’s operations during a regular meeting.
The St. Francis Area Developmental Center’s child care program officially closed Friday.
Board members of the Delta Regional Airport Authority met Thursday in a called meeting at the airport’s facilities in Colt to create a nominating committee for new officers and to discuss the courtesy car and funding.