Board upholds transfer decision

The Arkansas Board of Education has upheld a decision by the Palestine-Wheatley School District to deny a request from a parent seeking to transfer two of her children from the Forrest City School District.

FCC-FC hosting employment, information fair for prisoners

For people convicted of crimes, finding a job after they have served their time can be difficult. The Federal Correctional Complex-Forrest City’s education department at the low complex is hosting the annual employment and information fair to help inmates rebuild their lives.

FC City Council meets Tuesday

The Forrest City City Council is scheduled to meet in regular session at 6 p.m., Tuesday at city hall.

SFC QC meeting set for Tuesday

The St. Francis County Quorum Court is scheduled to meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the courthouse.