Wednesday, December 5, 2007
Play time: There are still some puddles here and there, but it was too nice a day to stay indoors. Shamarcus Peters, a fourth grader, enjoys his time on a local playground. Photo by David Nichol
Tuesday, December 4, 2007
Junior high hoops: Forrest Cityâ€™s Josh Jones (45) puts up a jumper over a Jonesboro Annie Camp defender Monday night in a junior boys basketball game played at Mustang Arena. Annie Camp won the game 48-32. Photo by Fred Conley.
Repairing the line: A good portion of North Izard Street was blocked by the Forrest City Water Utility on Monday to pull a water line running under the street. Edward Jimmerson, left, watches as Anderson Byers moves dirt with a back hoe. The other side of the street also had a large hole to access the pipe. Photo by Alan Smith.
Heisman hopeful: Arkansas running back Darren McFadden, foreground, is pursued by Florida International defensive end Jarvis Penerton (96) on Oct. 27 in Fayetteville. Associated Press.
Tis the season: The Christmas season is in full swing with the holiday three weeks from today. Three-year-old Drew Allen knows that Christmas is a good thing, too. Allen looks at a snowman ornament hanging on the tree at a local daycare. Photo by Alan Smith.
Friday, November 30, 2007
Decorating: Marie Colvin, left, and Shelly Gervasi decorate the banister of the stairs at the St. Francis County Museum. The museum is getting ready for the holidays and all the activities that will be going on there, starting with a pet adopt-a-thon sponsored by the Forrest City Area Humane Society on Saturday. Photo by David Nichol.
HVAC work: David Robbins, on ladder, and Anthony Jones, with Robbins Service, look over an area where the heating, ventilation and air conditioning system is being installed for Eastern Arkansas Physical Therapy at the old Yale building. Photo by David Nichol.
Thursday, November 29, 2007
Holiday workout: With Thanksgiving behind them, people are heading back to the Forrest City Multi-purpose and Wellness Center to shed any extra holiday weight before the second series of eating begins next month with Christmas. LaTasha Adkins, left, and Trawanda Wright were busy this morning getting in a cardio workout to begin their day. Photo by Kendall Owens.