The Forrest City School Board on Thursday voted unanimously to hire Aqua Stovall as the new deputy superintendent for the district. Stovall was selected over three other applicants.
The Forrest City School Board mulled several changes to the district’s licensed Personnel Policy Committee Thursday night.
Colt residents learned Thursday that the window hours at the Colt Post Office could soon change.
The majority of the positions up for re-election to school boards this year had no one file for the positions as the filing period closed last week.
Season ticket packages for the fifth season at the Fine Arts Center on the East Arkansas Community College campus are selling quickly.
A portion of Hwy. 259, south of Goodwin, will be closed next week as workers with the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department work to replace a bridge.
The Freedom School, being held at Forrest City High School, will hold its finale on Monday, July 21, at the junior high campus.
The battlefield in the fight against methamphetamine is changing in St. Francis County, but according to Sheriff Bobby May, the end goal is still the same – arresting those who choose to traffic dangerous narcotics in the county.
The Legislative Blue Ribbon Committee on Local 911 Systems met Wednesday at East Arkansas Community College’s Fine Arts Center to discuss the state of local 911 systems and how they can be improved. Sen. Linda Chesterfield, of Little Rock, chairs the committee.
The Mightymite Triathlon, which ran for the very first time in Forrest City in 1984, will run for the 31st time on Saturday.