Gillett UMY Valentine Day Supper
The Gillett United Methodist Youth celebrated Valentine's Day with a banquet at the home of Dale and Vicki Reed on Sunday, February 12. The seventeen teenagers enjoyed a...

88 year old, Virginia Place sits on Santa’s lap every year! Santa Makes the Community of Gillett’s Week by Stopping at the Bank
Santa made it to Planters and Merchants Bank in Gillett on Thursday, December 22nd. From babies, to teens, to adults, everyone enjoyed sitting on...

Leah Muse, Cassie Murphy, Kelsey, Ethan and Kara Holzhauer, Hunter Ellenburg and Trent Caldwell.   Youth Visits DeWitt Nursing Homes
The youth of St. Paul Lutheran Church delivered handmade nativity crafts to both Crestpark and Dewitt City nursing homes on Wednesday, December...

January 31 is Final Deadline to Enroll in Health Insurance
Arkansans wishing to purchase health insurance have until Tuesday, January 31 to sign up on the state’s My Arkansas Insurance Individual Marketplace. Uninsured Arkansans...

Extension Service Offers Annual Income Tax Schools
The annual Income Tax School, presented by the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, will feature the same experienced instructors and continuing education...

Arkansas County Totals in the 2016 General Election
6,244 total ballots cast, final but unofficial results US PRESIDENT/VICE PRESIDENT Donald J. Trump and Michael Pence (Rep.) - 3,825 Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine...

Webb’s Sporting Goods Hosts Wally Marshall for Mr. Crappie Class
No angler is more compatible with crappie fishing than Wally Marshall. After all, he is Mr. Crappie. Mr. Crappie products have been sold in...

Shelby Long and Makayla Whiting fill backpack for foster kids.  UMY Cleanup
Gillett United Methodist Youth gathered on Sunday, February 26th at the home of Reverend Jan Edwards for a spring spruce up at the parsonage. The...

State Capitol Week in Review
The legislature has passed and sent to the governor a “campus carry” measure that was amended numerous times and applies to many more areas than college campuses. As...

Police report
March 18, 2017 – Officer Christopher Beatty performed a traffic stop on a tan Chevy Tahoe on Roy and Second Street. The driver claimed to be following the vehicle home that...

DeWitt Police Report
March 2, Sgt. Brad Bazarow was dispatched to 220 East Cross for a report of domestic battery. Upon arrival, Bazarow spoke to Ellen Carr and another female. Carr stated that...

Police Report
On January 14th, DeWitt Police Officer Alex Tuck was dispatched to 706 E. Halliburton St. in response to a caller stating she needed an officer to speak to her son because...

Birth Pains
Revelation 21:1 “And I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea.” John the Revelator saw in...

Two Advocates
The marvelous, unbelievable, matchless grace of God is manifested in many ways.  Not the least of which is the fact that there are two Advocates (Paracletes) dispensing the...

“To See or Not to See”
That’s really the question serious-minded Christians are asking themselves when it comes to the current movie, “The Shack.” And, in reality, the answer is found in another...

First Electric Sponsors Art Contest at DES
First Electric recently sponsored a coloring contest at DeWitt Elementary School. The students were asked to draw and color anything that related...

The Orange Team include:  Payton Atkins, Carson Mitchell, Emma Sullivan, Gracie Edmonson, Anna Rose Lowe, Kaylee Coleman, Kinley Ruffin, Brick Fox and Kaden Pippenger Gillett Elementary Pee Wee Basketball Comes to a Close
The 2017 Gillett Elementary Pee Wee basketball season came to a close on Saturday, March 3.  The twenty-five elementary students learned the...

PCCUA Cast Members Rehearse for “A Grand Night for Singing”
Cast members of the ensemble for A Grand Night for Singing are shown learning the staging for one of their production numbers, “Give My Regards to...