Library to be closed for staff development

The Forrest City Public Library will be closed Saturday, Sept. 22, through Tuesday, Sept. 25 for staff development. The library will reopen at 9 a.m., on Wednesday, Sept. 26.

PWSB, QC Budget set meetings

The Palestine-Wheatley School Board will meet in a special called meeting at 6 p.m., Monday, in the cafeteria on the high school campus in Palestine. On Tuesday, the St. Francis County Quorum Court’s budget committee is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m., at the courthouse.

FEMA to conduct nationwide test on Emergency Alert System

The Federal Emergency Management Agency, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission, will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alert on Wednesday, Oct. 3, with the WEA portion of the test beginning at 2:18 p.m., EDT and the EAS portion beginning at 2:20 p.m.

Library closing for staff development

The Forrest City Public Library will be closed Saturday, Sept. 22, through Tuesday, Sept. 25 for staff development. The library will reopen at 9 a.m., on Wednesday, Sept. 26.

Equalization Board meets Tuesday

The St. Francis County Board of Equalization will meet at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 25, in the Quorum Court meeting room at the courthouse. “This may be the last meeting of the year, and this meeting should close out the St. Francis County Board of Equalization 2018 session,” said SFC Assessor Craig Jones.