Substation completion date pushed back again

The completion date for the Forrest City Fire Department substation on Dawson Road, which was most recently estimated to be Monday, Aug. 15, will likely be pushed into September. According to Interim Fire Chief Anthony Renigar, a Sept. 1 finish date would be a liberal estimate due to the amount of work left to be done and any possible unforeseen obstacles.

A and P grants $10,000 to museum for festival

During a Tuesday morning meeting, members of the Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission agreed to give $10,000 in funding to the St. Francis County Museum to host a local music and arts festival later this year. The commission also unanimously agreed to renew their advertising in the Arkansas Tour Guide and to purchase new advertising in the Arkansas Motorcycling Guide.

EACC Board meeting

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