Commission approves extension of accreditation

East Arkansas Community College can extend its accreditation to Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute, after receiving approval Wednesday from the High Learning Commission (HLC), which paves the way for merging EACC and CRTI.

A&P meeting set for Tuesday

The Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission is scheduled to meet at 10 a.m., Tuesday, at the Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce office.

Council to take action on water overflow issues

Forrest City City Council members heard updates on the city’s sanitation and water overflow and voted to authorize Mayor Larry Bryant to enter into a contract to take corrective actions, during a regular council meeting on Tuesday.

Hometown Health group meeting

The St. Francis County Hometown Health Network will meet Tuesday at Mid-South Health Systems, located at 4451 N. Washington in Forrest City.