Photo winners: The Tourism and Business Initiative of Eastern Arkansas held a reception honoring the winners of the second annual “Showcase our Gladlands” photo contest, Thursday. Niki Jones with TBI is shown presenting several of the pictures which are on display at the St. Francis County Museum. The People’s Choice award winner was Ed Wade of Marianna. Photo by Kendall Owens.
St. Francis County Sheriff Bobby May says that since the roof work has been completed on the County Jail, plumbing and electrical work should move quickly. May predicts that the renovations at the jail could be complete by August.