St. Francis County had the fourth-lowest average per capita personal income in 2016, according to recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Last year, the average worker in the county made $26,627.
The lineup has been announced for this year’s Forrest City Community Christmas Parade.
Pair of new members approved during Tuesday night meeting
The traditional Santa Claus float will make its return to area Christmas parades this weekend. The float, which is a tradition carried on by Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute for years, will be continued by Triple G Excavating Inc.
Area residents will have the opportunity to kick of the holiday season this weekend and promote a healthy lifestyle at the same time. The Warren Faupel Center on Saturday will host a day with Santa and Mrs. Claus, which will also feature free health screening.
Community members have the opportunity to learn about a neglected part of Arkansas history this week at the Forrest City Public Library.
Members to consider limiting sick days for most employees
A Forrest City man is behind bars for an alleged robbery, following a foot chase with Forrest City Police Department officers this past weekend.
In what turned out to be the toughest Professor Pigskin week of the season, three readers finished in a three-way tie reaching the end with just two misses each.
Jayroe, Whitby offer ways to donate during holiday season