The more the Mightymite Triathlon has changed over the past 32 years, the more it has remained exactly the same.
During a special called meeting Thursday night, the Delta Regional Airport Authority agreed to ask for an extension on a loan owed to the First National Bank of Eastern Arkansas. The DRAA board also unanimously agreed to pay towards their debt, plus interest, after having officially named Shannon Hobbs as the board’s treasurer.
At the St. Francis County Extension Office, plans are underway for the third annual Citizenship Camp, hosted by the St. Francis County 4-H program.
As work continues to transform property on West Broadway into a recycling center, Mayor Larry Bryant hopes that Forrest City will one day have a stable recycling program in place for its residents.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg apologized Thursday for “ill-advised” public criticism of Donald Trump, promising to be more discreet in the future.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will keep his focus on reducing tensions between police departments and the communities they serve as he moves from an extraordinary closed-door meeting at the White House’s executive offices to a nationally televised town hall that will air Thursday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prices charged by U.S. producers rose in June at the fastest pace in 13 months, reflecting a big jump in the price of gasoline and other energy products.
MEMPHIS (AP) — A sheriff’s deputy in Tennessee has been suspended without pay over a Facebook post regarding a Black Lives Matter protest that led to the shutdown of Interstate 40.
Summer band rehearsals are approaching and the Forrest City High School Band Department is accepting donations of bottled water in preparation for upcoming marching practices.
Approximately 140 county residents will be receiving a notice of property value increases from the St. Francis County Board of Equalization and the county’s reappraisal company Delta Mass Appraisal Services, according to St. Francis County Assessor Craig Jones. The value increases will be for the tax year 2016, and will be payable by October of next year.