Gillett News

Gillett and Tichnor Youth Halloween Celebration
The Gillett United Methodist Youth and friends gathered at the “spooktackular” home of Gail Briggs on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Joli Holzhauer...


The irreplaceable Ms. Lisa Jones is hard at work as usual! GES Hosts Open House
Students, parents, family members, and staff gathered for the annual Gillett Elementary School open house on Thursday, August 10th, from 5-7 pm. It...


County Judge and Preacher Eddie Best pray with the students of his congregation at Gillett Baptist. Blessing of the Backpacks
The students and their backpacks, the teachers, staff, and administrators at Gillett and DeWitt Schools were prayed for during morning worship on...


Event organizer, Derek Menard and his daughter Darby release their lanterns. 2017 Gillett Heritage Days
The 9th Annual Heritage Days Festival at Menard Park in Gillett was held the weekend of May 26 & 27. The event was kicked off by the Miss Heritage...


GES Presents “Bugz” Musical
The Gillett Elementary student body presented the musical “Bugz” on Thursday, May 19 at 9 a.m. in the Gillett High School Auditorium. Shelbi White,...


Sweetheart Miss Winner Parker Hadlee Slane 2017 Heritage Days Pageant
The Heritage Days Pageant was held at Menard Heritage Park Friday, May 26th from 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. The following are the 2017 winners: Tiny...


5th Grade Gillett Elementary Graduation
The Gillett Elementary 5th grade graduation was held on Tuesday, May 23 at the Gillett High School Auditorium. The graduates were: Kaylen Phillips,...


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...


Matthew Knoll wins the highly coveted “Mrs. Marian bread”, made and donated by Marian Fuhrman as Sam Place and Billy Tom Wallace make the presentation. 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...