Roderick Young picked 13 of 14 games correctly, missing only the Pittsburgh-Penn State college football game played Saturday to win Week 2 of the 2017 Professor Pigskin Football Contest.
Labor force participation drops throughout region
Plans are underway for the third annual Double Barrel Blowout skeet-shooting fundraiser scheduled for later this month. The event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 30.
East Arkansas Community College in Forrest City will be the site for a blood drive held by the Mid-South Regional Blood Center on Thursday, Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Forrest City High School will host College Night on Tuesday, Sept. 12, from 5 to 7 p.m., in the FCHS cafeteria.
Poll workers approved for school election
Early voting for school elections in St. Francis County is scheduled to begin Tuesday at the St. Francis County Courthouse.
A Forrest City native was sentenced in Pulaski County Circuit Court on Thursday to 25 years in prison for second-degree murder.
The annual Colt Pioneer Days begins this evening and continues on Saturday at the at the Historic William Stone House in Colt. The event is sponsored by the Colt Community Development Corporation.
A Florida church family has made their way to Forrest City in search of refuge as Hurricane Irma makes its way towards Florida.