The municipal candidate filing period for Caldwell, Colt, Madison and Palestine will open Friday in the office of St. Francis County Clerk Emily Holley.
Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute will open registration for the fall semester beginning July 31. CRTI will be offering both full-time and short-term courses this fall.
Forrest City High School Principal Patti Long is being reassigned to the Alternative Learning Environment that is being re-designed to better serve high school students.
The St. Francis County Quorum Court approved a pair of ordinances Tuesday, one to purchase a truck and the second to lease the truck to the First Judicial District Drug Task Force.
In two days, members of the military will descend upon Eastern Arkansas, bringing free medical, dental and optical care with them.
Times-Herald Publisher Weston M. Lewey has been appointed to the State Parks, Recreation and Travel Commission.
Forrest City has been selected by KIPP: Delta Public Schools for its newest open-enrollment charter school.
Soybean farmers in the area have had a continuous battle with rain this summer and the weather shows no sign of drying up with slight chances of rain in the forecast this week.
The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to meet in special session at 5:30 this evening. The meeting will be held in the library on the junior high school campus.
The St. Francis County Quorum Court will meet in regular session at 5 this evening at the courthouse.