Practice makes perfect: Students at Stewart Elementary School are practicing for their annual Christmas programs in the school’s cafeteria. Carreather Coleman, a music teacher at the school, leads the students as they practice a song for their performance. The programs will be held on Thursday, Dec. 18, starting at 9 a.m. and continuing throughout the day. Photo by Alan Smith.
Members of the Forrest City School Board on Monday approved a resolution authorizing the sale of over $8 million in bonds that will be used to pay the district’s portion of state-mandated improvements on each campus.