Mayoral candidate forum tonight

The Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce will host a candidate forum at 6 this evening at the Forrest City Civic Center.

Clinton stopping in FC Sunday

Tickets are still available for Sunday’s Democratic campaign rally featuring a visit from former President Bill Clinton.

Library showing movie Saturday

Local children and their parents are invited to a special showing of a children’s movie at 10 a.m., on Saturday at the Forrest City Public Library.

Court’s ruling strikes down voter ID law

St. Francis County voters heading to the polls for early voting next week will be asked for a copy of their identification, but will not be required to present it after the Arkansas Supreme Court struck down the state’s voter ID law on Wednesday.

KIPP: Delta gets preliminary approval for FC location

Wednesday’s meeting of the Arkansas Department of Education’s Charter Authorizing Panel saw the proposed KIPP: Delta Public Schools campus in Forrest City approved. The next step is for the ADE State Board of Education to review the application for final approval.

Mustang supporters encouraged to tailgate for Paragould game

Homecoming will be Friday night at Forrest City High School, and Mustang supporters are being asked to come together for a tailgating event from 4 to 6 p.m., before the pre-game festivities and kickoff against the Paragould Rams.