New roof

In months following June, many different homes and businesses have been getting their roofs repaired or replaced. Zachary Barnett, left, and Edgar Juarte, with Arkansas United Contractors LLC in Wynne, replace a roof on a water department substation on Division Street, in Forrest City.

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Early voting begins Monday; voters required to present ID - Early voting for the Nov. 6 general election begins Monday at the St. Francis County Courthouse, and election officials are anticipating a heavy voter turnout due to several locally contested races.

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Library asking public to help design new logo - The deadline for entries in the Forrest City Public Library's logo contest is approaching.
City-wide cleanup set for Saturday in FC - The City of Forrest City is hosting a city-wide fall cleanup tomorrow, and everyone in the community asked to participate.
Tickets available for Pancake Day - The annual Kiwanis Club Pancake Day is set for Tuesday, Nov. 6. As area residents head to the polls to cast their ballots in the general election, they are also reminded to stop by the First Baptist Church on Rosser Street for pancakes. Members of the Kiwanis Club, with help from the local Lions Club and Cub Scout Pack #224, will begin serving pancakes at 11 a.m., in the church’s gymnasium and continue serving until 7 p.m. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, bacon, water, coffee and orange juice. Cub Scouts will be selling milk and soft drinks as a fundraiser for their group. Tickets are $7 in advance and will … Continued
Grant to help circuit clerk improve land records system - The Association of Arkansas Counties recently awarded the St. Francis County Circuit Clerk’s office with $36,000 in grant funds. The funds, provided through the AAC Automated Records System Fund, will be used to purchase AVID Lands Records Management software.