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,...

“Drifting Logs”
I heard a story that years ago a boat above the falls of Niagara was turned over and two men that had been in the boat were being carried down by the current. Some people...

Just Who Is In Charge?
When the book of Daniel opens, God’s people are in great distress. The world’s greatest power at the time, Babylon, was besieging them. Nebuchadnezzar and the Babylonians...

“A Kodak Moment”
Three simple words. “God bless you.” Such were the words I whispered in the old man’s ears last week while attending a meeting in Miami. We were visiting the Holocaust...

April Herring talks about “Money Matters.” DMS Students Attend PCCUA Career Day
DeWitt Middle School eighth graders attended Career Day at Phillips Community College DeWitt Campus April 22. Students attended several sessions in...

Heidi Craigs 4 year old class "What do you want to be when you grow up?" at First Baptist Preschool

Chamber Announces Two Student Scholarships
The Chamber of Commerce meeting was held April 21 in the PCCUA community room at 12PM. They announced two student scholarships at this months...

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,...