CRTI weathers storms, recovers from damage

Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute weathered a pair of recent storms that left more than $100,000 in damage, but CRTI President Burl Lieblong told members of the Board of Directors Thursday event that everything is back to normal at the campus.

Over 500 early votes cast in SFC

With a little over one day left to early vote in the General Election runoff races in Forrest City, Hughes and Madison, more than 500 voters have cast ballots at the St. Francis County Courthouse.

Mass flu shot clinic set for Friday

The St. Francis County Health Unit reminds the public of its mass flu immunization clinic set for Friday, from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the department’s headquarters on North Division Street in Forrest City.

Early vote totals pass 350

Voters in Forrest City, Madison and Hughes continue to cast early ballots at the St. Francis County Courthouse ahead of Tuesday’s run-off election.

Two arrested for stealing iPads

St. Francis County Sheriff’s Department investigators have made two arrests in connection with the recent theft of up to 80 iPad 2s from the Hughes School District.