Fort Smith School Board to Meet with City Leaders
The Fort Smith Board of Directors will meet with the Fort Smith Public Board of Education, and the City of Barling Monday as part of a special study session.
Barling Residents, Volunteers Clean Up Storm Debris
"As you can see there's a lot of trees down at this one property; there's properties all across the River Valley, but mainly right here in Barling is where we're focusing our attention today," Lynn Hicks, volunteer said.
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Engineering work needed for $350 million I-49 Arkansas River bridge
Ed Thicksten believes building the Interstate 49 bridge and connection between Alma and Barling is a "cornerstone" part of system, and the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department is sticking with a preliminary and conservative estimate that the 15-mile connection will cost $350 million.