Blessing of the Backpacks
Gillett United Methodist Church had a “Blessing of the Backpacks” during their service on Sunday, August 14th. All of the kids bought their...

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...

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...

Rice samples from Thailand, Asia, Africa, and Honduras. Rice Expo 2016
When pulling into the Grand Prairie Center parking lot for the 2016 Rice Expo, license plates from all over the U.S. were represented with just a...

Trudeau to Hold Seminar at Webb’s Sporting Goods
Are you an experienced food plotter or are you just now learning about food plots and the different techniques? Come on out to Webb’s Sporting...

Steeland Attends Principal Institute
Bobbie Lynn Steeland, DeWitt Elementary School Assistant Principal and DES Leadership Team member, completed the one-year commitment to attend the...

Police Report
On August 9, Officer Johnathan Powell heard a disturbance outside of DeWitt City Hall. He, along with other officers, went outside to see who was yelling. Powell saw Olivia...

Police Report
On 08/06, Officer Matt Tucker and Officer Allan Spencer were on the way to 502 West Maxwell Street to serve a warrant on Jhett Davis and Maurice (flapjack) Johnson. They...

Police Report
Officer Allen Spencer was on a traffic stop on 6th Street by the Donut Palace, when a Jeep went by him with the driver not wearing his seatbelt. Spencer cleared his other...

“On Preaching the Word”
48 years. That’s a long time. Or so it seems at times. But, when looked at in the big scheme of things, it’s hardly a blip on the radar screen of history. Even so,...

Holzhauer Host Bible Study
UCA sophomore, Maggie Holzhauer, held a prayer journal session on August 11 at Gillett United Methodist Church. The young ladies attending were...

A Thought
“When you have had children and children’s children, and become complacent in the land … you will not live long on the land but will be utterly destroyed … You shall love...

Steeland Attends Principal Institute
Bobbie Lynn Steeland, DeWitt Elementary School Assistant Principal and DES Leadership Team member, completed the one-year commitment to attend the...

PCCUA Faces and Places
The DeWitt Campus of PCCUA had a recruitment table at the “Back to School Fun Day” at the city park, encouraging adults to come to PCCUA when their...

Gateway to Technology
The seventh and eighth grade students attending the new campus, DeWitt Middle School, they will have the chance to enroll in a new program, Gateway to Technology, which is...