Emerson Murray Jr., held off six other entries to win last week’s Professor Pigskin Contest, missing just two of the 13 selected games.
Members of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority are visiting several places in the community to encourage people to register to vote.
The Forrest City School District will hold parent-teacher conferences on Tuesday, Sept. 18, and Thursday, Sept. 20, from 4 to 6 p.m.
The Forrest City School Board will meet in regular session at 5:30 this evening in the library on the junior high school campus.
Festival organizers throughout the area are gearing up for several events over the next few weeks designed to draw visitors to St. Francis and Lee counties, as well as entertaining the area’s residents.
The Forrest City Fire Department received some new tools this week that will help them better assist victims during emergencies.
Several meetings are scheduled for next week in Forrest City.
The 18th annual Caldwell Cotton Pickin Festival is set for Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28 and 29, at the city park behind Caldwell City Hall.
Junior Auxiliary of Forrest City has numerous events planned this fall to help raise money to fund the organization’s charity projects.
The Forrest City Fire Department has promoted Justin Sharpe as the agency’s new fire prevention officer.