Planting: Rice planting is under way at Heritage Farms. Pictured is the work being done in a field farmed by West Higgins. There has been some problems due to recent cold weather, according to Herman Higgins, who said all their corn is being replanted, and there was some damage to wheat. Photo by David Nichol.
Improvements to the St. Francis County Jail could begin as soon as the work on the courthouse roof is completed.
St. Francis County Sheriff Bobby May said work on the roof will be only one stage in a facelift planned for the facility.