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.
A controlled burn allowed by Forrest City Fire Department Chief Johnny Ruffin near Barrow Hill Road got out of control on Thursday.
The St. Francis County Food Pantry will hold its annual banquet on Saturday, May 3, at the Fine Arts Center at East Arkansas Community College.
Central Elementary School has set Tuesday, April 29 through Thursday, May 1, as the dates for kindergarten registration for the 2014-15 school year.
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.
The Forrest City Water Commission is scheduled to meet at 5:30 p.m., on Monday at the water department.
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.
Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute in Forrest City has set May 9 as the registration date for selected courses that allow new students to begin their course of study during the summer term.
Troopers with Arkansas State Police Troop D arrested three people, traveling in separate cars, near the 232 mile marker of Interstate 40 near Palestine Tuesday morning.
The St. Francis County Food Pantry will hold its annual Easter dinner on Friday, featuring barbecue and all the trimmings.