The majority of students in the Forrest City School District tested well below state minimum requirements on this spring’s ACT Aspire test.
East Arkansas Community College has announced the dates and times of regular registration for the 2017 fall semester. Classes will begin on Monday, August 21. Early Registration is currently in session.
The Forrest City City Council Budget Committee is scheduled to meet this evening, at 6 p.m., at city hall.
The Mississippi man convicted of capital murder for the shooting death of his ex-girlfriend’s 12-year-old son should never again see the light of day. A St. Francis County Circuit Court jury on Thursday sentenced Ricardo Demon McDaniel, 31, to life in prison without parole.
Area residents have another option to escape the heat of the day by dropping by Forrest City City Hall, the city’s official cooling center.
KIPP Forrest City College Preparatory School will host a second welcome reception this weekend for their new school leader, Patricia Gray. Gray started with KIPP earlier this month, and will lead the school, which will serve fifth through seventh grade students in the upcoming school year.
Several meetings are scheduled in the area next week.
FCPL hosting magic show
The state of police and community relations in America has grown into one of the county’s most polarizing topics of discussion over the past few years. For many Americans, it’s a black-white issue. For others, it’s even liberal-conservative. But, in reality, it’s neither.