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Mitchell to Wed Bunch
Shane and Teresa Torix of Mena and Billy Mitchell of Little Rock would like to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter,...


Grand Prairie Quilt Society
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met March 14 for their Sit 'n Sew at the Stuttgart Public Library with 8 members present.  Glenda opened the...


Prairie Angels 4-H Club Sponsor DeWitt Easter Egg Hunt
The DeWitt Easter Egg hunt was held on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds. 175 people registered for the event, which was...


How Much Do You Know?
We at DeWitt Era-Enterprise have tons of photos from back in time! We will publish a few each week and we hope that you will be able to tell us...


5th Annual Almyra Community Easter Egg Hunt
The cool air and wind did not stop the community of Almyra from hosting a fun-filled afternoon on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Approximately 100...


Dr. Ralph Maxwell Says Goodbye to Arkansas County
Faculty and Staff of Ferguson Rural Health Clinic and DeWitt Hospital held a reception for Dr. Ralph Maxwell on Friday, March 16, 2018. Dr. Maxwell...


Midgett to Wed Wade
Mary E. Midgett and David L. Wade would like to announce their wedding that is being held on Sunday, April 8th, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Charles...


Hometown Pharmacies at the Mercy of PBM
The convenience of small town pharmacies has benefited communities for years. DeWitt is blessed with two fantastic pharmacies, Tommy’s Rexall and Dean’s Pharmacy, that have...
Missing Korean War Soldier Finally Returns Home
On January 15, 1951, Mrs. Ruth McDowell received a letter informing her that her son, Corporal William Charles McDowell had been reported missing...


DHS Class of 2018 One Step Closer to Graduation
Lunch time at DeWitt High School was a little more exciting for the seniors at DeWitt High School on Thursday, March 8th, as the representatives...


​DHNH Auxiliary Host 6th Annual Spaghetti Supper
The 6th Annual Chicken Spaghetti Supper was held March 12th, 2018 at the First United Methodist Church. The supper was hosted by the DeWitt...


DeWitt School Board Holds March Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its monthly meeting on Thursday, March 15, 2018. The meeting was called to order, and the minutes from the February meeting were approved. Dr....
Arkansas County’s Women in Agriculture Meeting  
  Join us as we celebrate Arkansas County’s Women in Agriculture.  Historically women have played a vital role in the history of agriculture in Arkansas County.  Not only...
2018 Miss Arkansas County Rice Contest to be Held
Arkansas has been the leading rice-producing state since 1973, accounting for nearly 50% of U.S. rice production annually – primarily long and medium grain varieties.  In...
The VIP’s of the event: the cadets, beginners, intermediate and advanced 4-H honorees. 2018 Arkansas County 4H Banquet
The exciting annual Arkansas County 4-H Banquet was held on Monday, March 12 at the Dewitt High School cafeteria.  It was an enchanted evening for...