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DES and GES To Receive Free Back to School Supplies
With the upcoming school year quickly approaching, parents of enrolled students at DES and GES can mark off school supply shopping from their...

Bill Clinton and Heather Dollar Wright Archiving Arco Photos
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Flowers Foods Voluntarily Recalls Hamburger Buns and Hot Dog Buns
THOMASVILLE, Ga., July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO) is voluntarily recalling hamburger and hot dog buns and other bakery...

ARCO Sheriff's Office Responds to Call Involving Animal Hoarding
According to Arkansas County Sheriff's Office Deputy Randy Bateman, the ARCO Sheriff's Office responded to a call involving animal hoarding on...

First Baptist Church Hosts Fireworks Display
Hundreds of community members gathered together at First Baptist Church-DeWitt on July 4, 2019 to watch as fireworks were launched into the night...

DMS And DHS Educators Attend Professional Development Workshop
With reading and comprehension scores struggling for middle and high school students, teachers from the DeWitt Middle School and DeWitt High School...

DeWitt Hospital Hosts 3rd Annual MASH Camp
DeWitt Hospital hosted its annual MASH (Medical Applications of Science for Health) program for the third year in a row. The two-week summer...

28th Annual Crocketts Bluff Independence Day Celebration
Independence Day was first recognized on July 4, 1777. Now, two hundred forty-two years later, July 4 continues to be a day that families and...

Rutledge Retiree Resources
On Tuesday, June 25th Attorney General Leslie Rutledge hosted the Rutledge Retiree Resources meeting at the First United Methodist Church. Senior...

Republican Party of Arkansas County Meeting
The Republican Party of Arkansas County hosted Senator Jonathan Dismang at Open Season, on Wednesday, June 26th. Several people from Prairie and...

Pieces of DeWitt’s History Lost During Recent Fire
A few pieces of DeWitt’s history came crumbling to the ground during an early morning fire on Friday, June 28, 2019. According to DeWitt Police...

Faith Baptists Hosts Annual Independence Day Celebration
Sunday evening services were a little different at Faith Baptist Church on Sunday, June 30, 2019. Church members and community members gathered...

DHNH Auxiliary Hosts Appreciation Breakfast
To show their appreciation for their hard work and dedication, the DHNH Auxiliary prepared a home cooked breakfast for the staff of the hospital,...

DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held its monthly meeting on Thursday, June 20th in the community room of the PCCUA-DeWitt campus. President, Ja Chambless called the meeting...
Arkansas Post National Memorial Park Hosts Youth Fishing Derby
“Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.” (Herbert Hoover - 31st...