Tour of city shop reveals equipment in need of repair

Members of the Forrest City City Council toured the city shop on Thursday, learning that there are several issues with equipment and vehicles that have contributed to problems with efficiency within the public works department.

Central Elementary sets registration

Central Elementary School has set Tuesday, April 29 through Thursday, May 1, as the dates for kindergarten registration for the 2014-15 school year.

Farm Bureau women hosting luncheon

The St. Francis County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee will celebrate Administrative Professionals Day with a luncheon on Wednesday, April 23, at the Forrest City Country Club.

Poker run benefits Special Olympics, JAFC programs

The Ride the Ridge Poker Run provides fun, food and live entertainment to help raise funds for Special Olympics Arkansas and the Forrest City Junior Auxiliary. Saturday will mark a dozen years of the event, and organizers are inviting everyone out to enjoy the food and entertainment.