Special section for brides

Today’s Times-Herald includes a special section to help brides and grooms prepare for their weddings.

FCSD board meeting scheduled

The Forrest City School Baord will meet in regular session at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 9, in the library on the junior high campus.

EACC board to meet Thursday

The East Arkansas Community College Board of Trustees will meet at 6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 9, in the board room on the Forrest City campus.

House to review Amazon tax bill OK’d by Senate

A bill that will require out-of-state online sellers, such as Amazon, to begin collecting sales taxes in the state of Arkansas is headed to the Arkansas House of Representatives. The bill was approved by the Senate on Monday.

FCAWAC leading fundraising effort for aquatic center

The Forrest City Area Wellness and Athletic Consortium announced on Monday the launch of a community campaign to raise funds for the indoor aquatic center. FCAWAC, the wellness-minded charitable organization approved by the Forrest City City Council in 2015, will lead the fundraising effort to help build the facility.

Nelson to be Agribusiness Conference luncheon speaker

Arkansas native Rex Nelson, one of the state’s most prominent voices in journalism, government and public affairs, will be the luncheon speaker for Arkansas State University’s annual Agribusiness Conference on Wednesday, Feb. 8.

FC man arrested for stabbing after stopping to buy chips

A Forrest City man was arrested over the weekend for his alleged involvement in a late-August stabbing. The felony warrant was served after he came into the Forrest City Police Department to buy a bag of chips.

FCity Council to meet Tuesday

The Forrest City City Council is scheduled to meet in regular session at 6 p.m., Tuesday at city hall.