Gillett News

St. Paul's Confirms Ellenburg, Muse and Holzhauer 
Hunter Ellenburg, Leah Muse & Ethan Holzhauer were confirmed in the faith at St. Paul Lutheran Church of Gillett on Easter Sunday.  Pastor Chad...


Seth place(Jesus) washes the feet of Eddie Best(Simon Peter) Maundy Thursday at Gillett United Methodist Church
The Gillett United Methodist Church hosted an ecumenical Maundy Thursday service on Thursday, April 13. For Christians, this is a celebration of...


Gillett Easter Celebration at Jesswein Memorial Park
  The community of Gillett kicked off the Easter celebration with the annual egg hunt on Friday, April 14. Over 100 children and their parents...


Mykayla Vansickle enjoys a fruit kabob with a sweet treat topper. GES Hosts Easter Spring Party
The Gillett Elementary School hosted an Easter Spring Party on Thursday, April 15.  Parents and grandparents came to help out and watch the kids on...


Gillett United Methodist Youth Take a Stroll Up Pinnacle Mountain
On Saturday, April 1, the Gillett United Methodist youth group climbed to the top of Pinnacle Mountain in Little Rock. The following kids spent the...


New members, John and Taylor Segars. Gillett Farmers and Businessmen’s Club Sponsors Fish Fry
  The Gillett Farmers and Businessmen’s Club sponsored a Family Night Fish Fry on Tuesday, March 28 at the Gillett Elementary Cafeteria. It was a...


Dorcas Quilters of Gillett Complete 120 Quilts for Missions
The Dorcas Quilters of Gillett have recently completed 120 quilts for local and international missions. The group displayed many of the quilts in...


Gillett UMY Progressive Dinner
The Gillett United Methodist Youth group met on Sunday, March 26 for a Progressive Dinner event. The teenagers enjoyed appetizers at the home of...


Gillett UMY Valentine Day Supper
The Gillett United Methodist Youth celebrated Valentine's Day with a banquet at the home of Dale and Vicki Reed on Sunday, February 12. The seventeen teenagers enjoyed a...
88 year old, Virginia Place sits on Santa’s lap every year! Santa Makes the Community of Gillett’s Week by Stopping at the Bank
Santa made it to Planters and Merchants Bank in Gillett on Thursday, December 22nd. From babies, to teens, to adults, everyone enjoyed sitting on...


Leah Muse, Cassie Murphy, Kelsey, Ethan and Kara Holzhauer, Hunter Ellenburg and Trent Caldwell.   Youth Visits DeWitt Nursing Homes
The youth of St. Paul Lutheran Church delivered handmade nativity crafts to both Crestpark and Dewitt City nursing homes on Wednesday, December...


(L-R) Ethan Holzhauer, Trent Caldwell, Jane Hubsch, Decoda Caldwell, Emma Ellenburg, Hunter Ellenburg, Annabelle Barnett, Leah Muse, Kara Holzhauer, Kahlan Philipp and Kelsey Holzhauer.  Lutheran Program
The children of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Gillett performed their Christmas program "What Child is This?" On Sunday, Dec. 18.  Joli Holzhauer...


Gillett Elementary Spelling Bee
Gillett Elementary School recently held their annual spelling bee. The first place winner was Josh Haynes, second place was Emma Sullivan, and...


Members of the Community Choir include: Norma Holzhauer, Tricia Young, Margaret Carlow, Rose Ella Smith, Linda Smith, Bonnie Wilbanks, Barbara Menard, Scott and Karen Place, Heneritta Gordon, Helen Wallace, Pastor Chad, Joni and Mahalie Phillip, Joanna Best, Eddie Best, Claudette Cover, Dawn Teer, Larry Bauer, Marion Fuhrman, Donnie Shepherd, Kathy Trites, Donna Barnett, Seth Place, Carolyn DePascale, Jake Coburn and Matt Lowe Gillett Community Cantata
The Gillett Community Choir gathered together once again for a breathtaking musical performance! The glow of candle light, the smell of warm...


Gillett’s Citizen of the Year Tricia Young poses with the two favorite men in her life, husband Monty and son Bart of Fayetteville. Gillett Christmas at Jesswein Park
The culmination of the annual Gillett Christmas celebration was held at Jesswein Park, near the town center. There was a chill in the air and a...