Mustang Fan Fest set for this evening

A Mustang Fan Fest will be held this evening at Sam Smith Stadium, beginning at 6 p.m. The general public is invited to attend, and admission is $1.

Pair of meetings planned today

The St. Francis County Election Commission will meet at 5 this evening at the courthouse. The meeting will be held in the county clerk’s office.

Lofton shares tips for success with Farm Bureau members

Forrest City Mustangs basketball coach Dwight Lofton gave St. Francis County Farm Bureau members a taste of what it takes to be a champion during the annual Farm Bureau banquet Thursday night at the Fine Arts Center on the campus of East Arkansas Community College.

FCSD files lawsuit over student transfers

The majority of the Forrest City School Board voted to have its attorney Brad Beavers pursue legal action against the Palestine-Wheatley School District and the Wynne School District over student transfers.

Fair begins on Monday

The gates to the St. Francis County Fair will open Monday with free admission for all fairgoers.