Weekly Column from the Arkansas House of Representatives
In 1980, when President Jimmy Carter declared the week of March 8 as National Women’s History Week, he wrote “The achievements, leadership, courage, strength and love of...

State Capitol Week in Review
LITTLE ROCK – The governor announced that he would call a special session to begin April 6 for the legislature to consider changes to the state Medicaid program. Changes...

Public Safety Committee Discusses Plans for Charitable Christian...
The public safety committee consisting of DeWitt City Council members Robert Young and Debbie Fox met with Mayor Ralph Relyea February 18 to discuss possible ideas for the...

DeWitt Local Earns Spot on All-Great American Conference Team
HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas -University of Arkansas at Monticello women’s golfer Lauren Johnson and Frida Rydberg have earned their second straight...

Frost Named Eagle Scout in DeWitt
Dalton Alan Frost named Eagle Scout for the Boy Scout Troop 81 in DeWitt. Dalton is the son of Alan and Sheryl Frost. He is a member of DeWitt Boy...

The Bill Shrum Fan Club gathered around their favorite Arkansas County icon! German Heritage Festival
The German Heritage Festival was held Saturday at the Grand Prairie Museum in Stuttgart. It began early in the morning with a 5-k run, a German...

Free Community Health Fair
The Watkin Chapel Missionary Baptist Church is offering a Free Community Health Fair Friday, March 18, 2016 from 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. at 800 South Juniper in Pine Bluff,...

Ag Safety Awareness Week is March 6-12
LITTLE ROCK — Across the country, Farm Bureaus are making safety a top priority this spring through the Agricultural Safety Awareness Program (ASAP). As a part of ASAP,...

Crisis Energy Assistance Program to Open
Arkansas CO – As the cold weather arrives across the region, many will be left struggling to heat their homes. For those needing help paying the cost of heating their home,...

The Main Thing
We seem to have forgotten to keep the main thing in focus. It seems to me that the most important command we have been given is found in Matthew 28:18-20 "All authority...

Are We Saved or Just Religious?
When we are truly saved, (born again) there will be a harmony between our profession and the life we live. A Christian professes to renounce sin, and if he does not do so,...

“Beware of the Flying Spaghetti Monster”
They may laugh and spoof now; but one of these days they’ll wish they hadn’t. Pastafarians. That’s what the members of The Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster call...

2016 FFA Crawfish Banquet
FFA held their annual crawfish banquet Thursday, April 21 at 6PM at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds. They raised over $5300 with ticket sales and...

Anderson Named Student of the Month at PCCUA
Gaylen Hill Anderson has been nominated by PCCUA Instructor Naomi Borchert as the Student of the Month on the DeWitt Campus. Anderson works at...

Field Day at First Baptist Preschool

The Grand Prairie Quilt Society members with the 43 teaching dolls completed for Arkansas Childrens Hospital. The Grand Prairie Quilt Society Meeting
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met on April 13 for their quarterly sit n' sew at the First Christian Church fellowship hall with twelve members...

“Butch” Maguffey gets his yearly shots, while his human mom, Tara Maguffey gives moral support. Rabies Vaccine Clinic Held in St. Charles
Charles and Dr. Robert Prescott of Pet Tracks, DeWitt hosted their annual Rabies Vaccine Clinic, Saturday at the Fire Station in St. Charles. Dr....

Tiny dancers Maggie Abel, Avery Slane, Braylee Hearn, Kani and Landri Hornbeck are ready to rock out to “Did I Mention”! X Factor Dance Recital
The sixth and final recital of The X Factor Dance Studio was held Sunday at The Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart. The performance, aptly titled,...