Local News

Wilbourn Receives Transfer Scholarship
The University of Arkansas at Monticello has awarded a Community College Transfer Scholarship to Garrhett Wilbourn of DeWitt, according to Tawana...


Stress:  The Good, the Bad, and the Helpful
Would your perfect day be stress-free? Do you wish you could get rid of the stressors in your life?  Be careful what you wish for—what you get may be different from what...
Special City Council Meeting 
  In a special called City Council meeting on Thursday, April 20th, at 5:30pm in the City Hall, council members discussed the most effective use of monies for street...
School Board Discusses Track Repairs and Technology Upgrades
In a special called meeting at 6:00pm on Tuesday, April 11, the Board of Directors of the DeWitt School District met at the DeWitt High School library with an architect on...
L-R back row: Albert James. Sonda Henderson, Social Director, OTEY THE SWAMP POSSUM, Doris Clemons, Wade Hudson, Charlotte Hackney, Administrator, Jerry Stubbs and Christie Jones, QA nurse. Front Row: William Friday, Jennie Shepherd, Activities director; Verna Brown, Walton Rowland and Dana Adams, Director of Nursing.  Residents Attend Senior Day at Dickey-Stephens Field
Despite the rain and cool weather, a group of residents from DeWitt Nursing Home enjoyed a picnic and an Arkansas Traveler’s game at...


Key Extension Homemakers Hold April Meeting
The Key Extension Homemakers had their April meeting on April 17th at the Immanuel Community Center in Almyra. Members present were: Barbara Jones,...


Students of the Month for 10th grade - Jake Mitchell and Molly Anderson. DHS Students of the Month for March
Faculty and staff at DeWitt High School nominated and voted for students of the month for March. Student of the Month is based on the following:...


DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary Hosts Spring District...
DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary hosted our Spring District meeting on Friday, April 14th at First United Methodist Church in DeWitt. ...


DHNH 9th Annual Spring Fling
The DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home 9th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive was held on Tuesday, April 18th from 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m....


CROCHET CONNECTION
As an ongoing community service project, Arkansas County Extension Homemakers have helped make a difference in the lives of Arkansas Children’s...


Camp Doughboy Shooting Club Opens
It has taken three years of hard work, dedication, and fundraising for the members of the American Legion to get their idea of a skeet, trap,...


Arkansas Post Host Annual Bio Fair
Visitors to The Arkansas Post National Memorial Park on Saturday, April 22nd were treated to the park’s annual “Bio Fair” which included lots of...


Trooper Chris Aaron and Deputy David Chastain with Representative David Hillman and their awards for heroism  Aaron and Chastain Recognized for Heroism
On February 28th, a horrific accident occurred at Almyra Co-Op, which resulted in a life threating gun-shot wound to Jace Dondanville. On April...


21 Arrested in County Wide Drug Bust
On Thursday, April 29 2017 law enforcement officers from the Arkansas County Sheriff’s Office, Tri-County Drug Task Force, Arkansas State Police,...


(Front row, L-R) Tracie Jimenez, Haley Martin, Riley Poor, (Back row, L-R) Abigail Bean, Madison Mack, Kimberlee Cortes, Charlotte Purdy, Sydney Hash, and Jonathan Bryant. Phi Theta Kappa Induction Ceremony
PCCUA Stuttgart and DeWitt campuses recently welcomed these new inductees into the Sigma Kappa chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society.  Each...