O’Neal to manage SFC Farm Bureau

The St. Francis County Farm Bureau held its annual meeting Thursday, bidding farewell to agency manager Ron Killingsworth while welcoming new manager Megan O’Neal.

Healthcare Task Force weighs possible changes

Gov. Asa Hutchinson addressed members of the Healthcare Reform Legislative Task Force and his own Medicaid Advisory Council last week in a joint meeting to consider potential solutions for weaknesses in the state’s Medicaid program.

Council members question selection of pool engineer

Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant says the city’s normal processes were used to select ETC Engineers & Architects, Inc., to oversee construction of the aquatic center and track being funded through a bond issue approved by voters in 2013.