seeks Pos.4 on FCSBoard
Published: August 03, 2007Joey Astin Joey Astin of Forrest City has announced his intention to run for Position 4 on the Forrest City School Board.Astin, 45, has been employed at the St. Francis Area Developmental Center since 1988, and serves as the executive director.He is a graduate of Forrest City High School, along with six brothers and sisters.He
wife Terry have a daughter, Claudia, who is in the third grade.He has served on the Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and is a member and past chairperson of the Chamber's Education Committee.He is a member and past president of the Forrest City Lions Club.Astin has been a Special Olympics volunteer since 1985, and has been the local volunteer area director since 1990.He
has coached local youth baseball, soccer and softball for a number of years.
"I want what every parent wants for their children," said Astin