Sparks FlyingCharles Holland, with the Forrest City Public Works Department, works to fabricate a piece of metal. The FC Public Works was getting ready this morning in case today’s storms caused damage in the city.
FC School Board approves external provider contracts - The Forrest City School Board on Thursday agreed to hire four external providers to work with teachers and students this school year at a cost of $170,000 to the district. The board voted to enter into contracts with the Arkansas Public Schools Research Center, Keith Sanders Group, Marcus Nelson and Dr. Diann Gathright.
Also in the news
A&P meeting in special session - The Forrest City Advertising and Promotion Commission has called a special meeting for 10 a.m., Tuesday at the Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce.
FC City Council meets Tuesday - The Forrest City City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday, at city hall. According to the agenda, the council will open bids on striping for city streets.
Law enforcement begins Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign - Area law enforcement officers today began enforcing the annual Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign that will continue through Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 3.
FC School Board meets this evening - The Forrest City School Board is scheduled to meet at 5:30 p.m., this evening, in the library on the junior high campus.