Cable for KIPP

A new fiber optic cable is being installed today for the KIPP Forrest City College Preparatory School. Wesley Douglas, left, and David Sharp, with Edwards Construction of Forrest City, work at the intersection of Izard and East Cross streets, placing the line into an underground utility box. Photo by Alan Smith.

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