Soybean farmers battling the weather

Soybean farmers in the area have had a continuous battle with rain this summer and the weather shows no sign of drying up with slight chances of rain in the forecast this week.

FCSB schedules special meeting

The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to meet in special session at 5:30 this evening. The meeting will be held in the library on the junior high school campus.

QC, Museum Board meet tonight

The St. Francis County Quorum Court will meet in regular session at 5 this evening at the courthouse.

Marquis sentenced in deadly accident

Justin Marquis, 32, of Colt was sentenced this morning at Lee County District Court in regard to the October 2013 accident that resulted in the death of 14-year-old Heather Howell.