Anna Rose Lowe, Kelsey Holzhauer, Chloe Belle Grantham, and Sophia Whiting attended Church Camp, Camp Lake Stephens in Oxford Mississippi. Gillett Youth Spends Time on Mississippi

The Pippinger brothers (Kaden and Hudson) are just happily waiting to get on the tractor! Gillett VBS
The Gillett Community Vacation Bible School was held last week and sponsored Gillett United Methodist and St. Paul's Lutheran churches. The theme...

Gillett EHC Studies “Ikigai” in June
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its June meeting in the home of Dorothy Connelly with five members present. Margie Hackney, club president, called the meeting...

State Capitol Week in Review
From Senator Jonathan Dismang LITTLE ROCK –Arkansas state government ended its fiscal year with a surplus of $177 million. When he announced the surplus, the governor...

State Capitol Week in Review
LITTLE ROCK – The legislature enacted an evaluation method for teachers and principals with passage of Act 1209 of 2011. A pilot project was used in 11 school districts in...

Organization accepting nominations for Arkansas forestry leaders
LITTLE ROCK– The Arkansas Urban Forestry Council is accepting nominations in its annual awards program to recognize the actions of exceptional individuals, businesses and...

Circuit Clerk Sarah Merchant describes the Arkansas Century Farm Program. Historical Society’s Summer Meeting Held at DeWitt
The Grand Prairie Historical Society held their summer quarterly meeting at the Arkansas County Courthouse in DeWitt on Thursday, July 21. County...

Grand Prairie Chapter DAR
As is their tradition, the Grand Prairie Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), concluded their current chapter year with a guest day luncheon and meeting. The...

The caption states: The “Lillian H” Riverboat receiving bags of rice down the chute from the Prange-Tindall Warehouse on top of the bluff. Year unknown, but certainly dated no later than 1923 BLAST FROM THE PAST

DeWitt Police Report
On July 20, Patrolman, Dean Mannis was dispatched to 507 East Cross Street for a disturbance. Upon his arrival, Terrance Harris was hollering at another male. The male was...

St. Charles Police Report
On July 10, @ approximately 2155, St. Charles Police Chief Jamie Forbes, responded to a Disturbance call at 164 6th Street, St. Charles. Upon arrival, Forbes spoke to a...

Police Report
DeWitt Police Report On 07/11 at about 1040, Officer James Tucker was asked to come to the District Court Clerk’s Office, also in City Hall. Once there, he immediately...

“Darkness Dwellers”
They claim to be “enlightened;” but in reality they’re “darkness dwellers.” The recent attacks in Nice, France and Munich, Germany once again show the pervasive nature of...

“Common Sense”
I can remember when I was 14-16 years old, my Dad used to tell me that I didn’t have any horse sense. Dad was born in 1902, when most of the world depended on horses for...

A Thought
Yes, if you call out for insight and raise your voice for understanding, if you seek it like silver and search for it as for hidden treasures, then you will understand the...

DeWitt Middle School Supply List 2016-2017
GRADE 6 A folder with Pockets will be needed for the Odyssey class (any color.) Because of limited locker space, the large 3-ring binders or zip-up binders are not...

Ranked among the top 25 best value community colleges, PCCUA has seen a 20 percent increase in enrollment for its first summer session due to several special summer promotions which are saving students hundreds of dollars in college tuition. (Marla Riddell photo) Summer Enrollment Up 20 Percent at PCCUA
    With college tuition on an upward climb in this region, students are turning to Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas to...

SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST
GILLETT ELEMENTARY SUPPLY LIST KINDERGARTEN Crayons – Box of 12 #2 Pencils – 12 White Glue – 4 oz. Bottle Glue Sticks – 2 Fiskars Blunt Tip Scissors Folder with...