Efforts under way to relocate Colt Post Office

The St. Francis County Historical Society is calling on members of the community in and around Colt to help them gather information on the former Colt Post Office. The historic post office sits at the intersection of Highways 1 and 306 in Colt, and could be lost if specific details of its history cannot be determined.

Hutchinson uses veto to save Medicaid plan

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday effectively saved Arkansas’ first-in-the-nation hybrid Medicaid expansion by voiding part of a budget bill that would have ended the subsidized insurance for more than 250,000 poor people.

Justices review findings in audit

During a regular meeting Tuesday night, the St. Francis County Quorum Court voted to approve a response to the 2014 legislative audit of the county, as well as a plan to correct any problems found by auditors.