Local News

DeWitt School District Implements Alternate Methods of Instruction
The DeWitt School District is one of the school districts in the state approved for Alternate Methods of Instruction days for the 2017-18 school year under Act 862 of 2017....
Ann Bulmer Hestir Memorial Scholarship Recipient Announced
Lakeshia Cohen of Stuttgart has been chosen as the recipient of the Ann Bulmer Hestir Memorial Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the...


West Haven Hosts Open House
The West Haven, formerly known as Easy Living, has received a complete makeover by new owner Charlene West. On Friday, December 8, 2017, Charlene...


THIS & THAT IN AND AROUND MAGGIE’ H0METOWN
To submit news, please contact Margaret Aycock at 870-282-8030 870-344-2963 jaymara_38@yahoo.com. Is everyone ready for Christmas? Just a few more days! Have...
Bailey Jones receives Certificate from Instructor Dawn Watkins PCCUA DeWitt Campus Students Recognized for Perfect Scores
PCCUA DeWitt Campus students, Bailey Jones & Megan Mannis, were recognized for perfect scores in the Medical Terminology memory program known as...


Lions Club Hosts Annual Pancake Supper
The Lions Club of DeWitt hosted its annual Pancake Supper on Friday, December 8, 2017. More than 230 people filled the fellowship hall at First...


COMMUNITY BRIEFS
I am still feeling the joy of the Lord within my soul from such a great time we had Sunday during our Pastor and First Lady Parker’s 3rd Anniversary of being with us at...
The Sights and Sounds of Christmas
“This is the best one yet,” exclaimed Mayor Ralph Relyea. The DeWitt Christmas Parade was once again a huge success and a great effort was put in...


2017 South Arkansas County’s Best Volunteer Group: SIDS Awareness...
Small towns thrive when local community members volunteer endless hours assisting others when needed. This year’s volunteer group of the year not...


20th Century Knights Spread Christmas Cheer
On Sunday, December 10, 2017, the Little Rock Chapter of the 20th Century Knights blessed approximately 18 children in DeWitt with Christmas...


White to Wed Knoll
Wayne White and Clay and Teri Ennis Selig of Stuttgart announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Allison Donae White, to...


The Sights and Sounds of Christmas
On Friday, December 8, 2017, the DeWitt Court Square will come alive with “The Sights and Sounds of Christmas” for the annual Christmas on the Square. To kick off the...
Little Free Library Comes to DeWitt
A Little Free Library, located at 420 Court Square, will open on Friday, December 8, 2017. Community member and retired teacher, Carla Walton, will...


Gillett Elementary Named National Title Distinguished School
Gillett Elementary was recently named a National Title Distinguished School by the Arkansas Department of Education and the National Title I Association. On Friday,...
DHS Scholars Inducted Into National Beta Club
The DeWitt High School Student Organization of Beta Club held an induction ceremony for forty new members on Thursday evening. Standards of...