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...

West enrolls for Fall 2016 Classes at Cloud County Community College
CONCORDIA, KS- Kayla West of DeWitt, AR officially became a Cloud County Community College Thunderbird and enrolled for Fall 2016 classes during a...

The Martin Family Visits Life Size Ark
The Martin family visited the life-sized Ark on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 in Williamstown, Kentucky. Nathan Martin is the minister at the First...

The Gunnell Family: JD and Paige Gunnell, Spencer Gunnell, Will and Tara Marvel, John Howard and Linda Gunnell Gunnell Recognized at 2016 Conservation Achievement Awards Banquet
DeWitt Middle School teacher, Linda Gunnell was recognized as Hunter Education Instructor of the Year Saturday at the Arkansas Wildlife Federation...

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...

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...

Will Man Live Without God?
Will a man live without God? Yes, many are doing so, while supposing they are their own man. They live daily thinking they have made their own way, and enjoying the...

“2017?”
Will next year be ‘the’ year? 2017. Recently, NBC news aired a special segment on the development and escalating use of radio-frequency identification devices (RFID) by...

Death Before Sin
The first great principle of Bible study is a reliance on the Holy Spirit to guide you.  There are other important principles.  One is to let Scripture interpret Scripture...

PCCUA-Helena orientation co-coordinators Monica Quattlebaum (L) and Debbie Hardy display a number of give-away items for students taking part in student orientation prior to the start of fall classes. Student orientation has proven successful in helping students be successful in reaching their educational goals. (Marla Riddell photo) PCCUA to Host Student Orientation Prior to Fall Classes
Continuing its commitment to helping students achieve their educational goals, Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) is...

Diana Graves helping hand out papers for the college. Parents can always go back to school and PCCUA is the best place to start! Students First Look at New Middle School
The new middle school in DeWitt was open to students and parents on August 8th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The DeWitt School Board had free hot...

Special Teams Coach Jonathan Eggerman and Head DJH Coach Drew Horton TouchDown Club Hosts Meet the Dragon’s BBQ
How do we know that football season is amongst us? With the annual Meet the Dragons BBQ of course! This has been a tradition since as long as I can...