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Mayor Signs Proclamation Designating May 24, 2019 as Poppy Day
Proclamation Expressing support for the designation of May 24, 2019, as “Poppy Day” in DeWitt and recognizing the importance of honoring those that have worn our nation’s...
Gillett EHC Learned Staycation Ideas Galore!
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its May meeting on Tuesday, May 14, in the Fellowship Hall of the Gillett United Methodist Church with Debbie Daniels as hostess...
Galloway Announces Campaign
Donna D. Galloway announced her intention to run for the Circuit Court Judgeship in Arkansas County which is in the 11th East Judicial District. ...

DeWitt School Board May Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Administration Building. President Drew Whiting called the meeting to order and...
DeWitt Hospital Nursing Home Holds Spring Carnival
The DeWitt Hospital Nursing Home held its annual Spring Carnival on Friday, May 17, 2019. The weather was perfect for the balloon release by the...

DeWitt Chamber of Commerce May Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held it’s May meeting in the community room at the PCCUA-DeWitt campus on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Charles Albert...

Community Rallies Together to Support Kenlee St. John Following...
Mother’s Day is a day set aside to pay tribute to Mother’s worldwide by showering them with gifts, dinner, and so much more. Sadly, that wasn’t the...

Annual Casscoe Barbeque Fundraiser
Community Centers are built with one goal in mind. To have a central location for community members to host different events and fundraisers....

Horton Family Reunion
The descendants of Mack and Susie Horton recently gathered for a reunion at the family home place in Ethel. Hosted by Philip and Sue Noble, the...

Jacory- great great grand, Tashona- great grand, Twanna-grandaughter, Ora-daughter, and Cora Joyner-mother Five Generation Family
Thank you Lord for placing your hand and blessing this 5 generation family!

The Farmers and Merchants Bankshares, Inc. Acquires Mountain Home...
The Farmers and Merchants Bankshares, Inc., the holding company for Farmers and Merchants Bank, headquartered in Stuttgart, Arkansas, today completed its acquisition of...
DeWitt DHS Sr. Sunday Celebration
Local churches participated in the heart-warming tradition of recognizing and honoring Dewitt Seniors on Sunday, May 5. St. Luke’s Lutheran Church...

Arkansas County Sheriff's Report
The Arkansas County Sheriff's Department responded to a call on a five-month-old who was unresponsive. The original call was received at 2:46 p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2019....
2019 Drum Major, Majorette, and Colorguard Chosen
Dewitt High School Band Directors Erick and Julie Rutherford are pleased to announce the 2019 DHS Drum Major Senior Betty Henderson, Majorette...

2019 Baccalaureate Service at Gillett United Methodist Church
The Gillett United Methodist Church hosted the 2019 Dewitt Senior Graduating Baccalaureate Service on the evening of Tuesday, May 1st.  The...