EACC Trustees meet Thursday

The East Arkansas Community College Board of Trustees are scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., Thursday at the Forrest City campus.

Woman injured; man in custody

A Forrest City man is in custody today after an incident last night during which his girlfriend was reportedly run over with a truck.

Grant to help expand preschool program

The preschool program in the Forrest City School District has received a financial boost from the Arkansas Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education in the form of a four-year, 60/40 matching grant for both improvement and expansion.

PW School Board reviews grades given to district under new system

Palestine-Wheatley School District Superintendent Jon Estes is praising the hard work of students and staff which led to the elementary and high school receiving high grades under the Arkansas Department of Education’s new letter grading system.