Summer Programs offered in FCSDistrict

The Forrest City School District is offering several summer programs for school district students ranging from preparatory courses for pre-kindergarten and incoming kindergarten students to credit recovery for high school students.

FCPD seeking robbery suspect

Officers with the Forrest City Police Department are on the lookout for a man involved in the armed robbery of the Flash Market on North Washington Street Friday morning. According to the report, the masked suspect robbed the gas station, stole the contents of the cash register and fled from the south side of the building.

Grace, May say merging schools good for future

During the quarterly meeting of the East Arkansas Community College Board of Trustees, members heard from Dr. Coy Grace, EACC president, on the results of legislation that would have merged EACC and Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute had it not failed in both the House and Senate in a special legislative session last week.

News Notes

Memorial Day closings announced, Highway 70 work still in plan