Officials in Colt have set Nov. 3 as the date for the first Colt chili and salsa cook-off.
Ridgefest committee officials heard several updates Thursday during a meeting held in the Learning Resource Center at East Arkansas Community College.
Members of the Delta Regional Airport Authority approved a pair of measures Thursday to fund property acquisitions for the proposed airport in Colt and pay accrued fees to Garver Engineering.
With the financing in place for the golf course and lodge at Village Creek Resorts, work has resumed on the course, according to officials from the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism.
A Forrest City woman got quite a surprise Tuesday morning when she opened a cabinet inside her home and found a ball python hiding amongst plastic bags she had been collecting.
Congressman Marion Berry was the guest for Monday’s meeting of the Forrest City Lions Club and updated the group on several issues ranging from the war in Iraq to work on the new farm bill.