Vehicle Catches Fire at Local Business
At approximately 11:40 a.m. on Thursday, October 11th, a vehicle caught fire in the parking lot of Piggly Wiggly. DeWitt Fire Department responded...

Announcing the largest grant ever received by PCCUA are (L-R) grant writer Dr. Linda Heard, PCCUA Vice Chancellor Dr. Deborah King, PCCUA GEAR UP Director Dr. Nichole Scarboro, and PCCUA Chancellor Dr. Keith Pinchback. The new GEAR UP grant totals $8,456,000 over the next seven years. (Marla Riddell photo) PCCUA to receive third GEAR UP grant for $8.4 million
A third federal Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant from the U.S. Department of Education will...

Local Volunteers Form Passionate Paws
A group of local community members have formed together and created Passionate Paws, a group who is dedicated to helping the animals at the local shelter. Groups have been...

Vernie Mae Clark Shields Koen
Vernie Mae Clark Shields Koen, 97, departed this life October 3, 2018. She was born July 14, 1921, in Arkansas County, Arkansas, to Nancy Crawford...

Steve Wayne Maddox
Steve Wayne Maddox, 57, of DeWitt died September 28, 2018.  He was born September 14, 1961 in Chicago Heights, IL, to Charles and Gladys Hubbard Maddox. He retired from...

Opal Grissom Watkins
Opal Grissom Watkins, 81, passed away September 26, 2018.  She was born December 27, 1936 in Town Creek, AL to James and Sadie Grissom.    She was preceded in death by...

“Can God Be Trusted?”
Truly, “His Ways and Thoughts are higher than ours” (Isaiah 55:8-9). Throughout the years one of the hardest things to understand is how the God of the Old Testament is...

Why Hast Thou Afflicted They Servant?
Our Heavenly Father sends us frequent troubles to try our faith. If our faith is worth anything it will stand the test. A guilty conscience is afraid of God’s fiery trials,...

Have a Good day
The world has coined a phrase in these so called modern times. We hear it said several time a day as we go about our daily business that involves contact with other people....