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Bohnert Retires After 20+ Years of Service to DHNH
After working for 20+ years at the DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home, Debbie Bohnert has finally retired. A surprise retirement reception was held...


American Legion Auxiliary Unit #158 Juniors Paint the Memorial...
American Legion Auxiliary Unit #158 Junior members spent their Saturday afternoon on May 12, 2018 giving the fence surrounding the Memorial...


The four scholarships awarded to Stuttgart High School Seniors go to: Riley Williams, Kielee Sherman, Blake Sanders, and Maggie Armstrong. ABCD Memorial Scholarship Committee Awards Eight Scholarships
Among the many things Arkansas County is known for, kindness, generosity, and loving-spirit are definitely at the top of that list. For the past...


2018 FFA Crawfish Banquet
The FFA, Future Farmers of America, held their annual crawfish banquet on Tuesday, May 1st at 6 p.m. at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds. This year...


DeWitt Police Report
May 4, 2018 – Sgt. Matt Tucker and Patrolman James Irons were patrolling Main Street when they noticed a red Dodge Neon sitting at Main Street and 13th Street driven by...
Meghan Ables Stuttgart Native to Address 2018 PCCUA graduates
Stuttgart native Meghan Ables is set to deliver this year's commencement address to the graduates of Phillips Community College of the University...


Three Sisters Win Competitive Dance Awards
The Everett sisters, daughters of Brandon and Misty, went to Oklahoma City to compete in the 2018 regional Mark of Excellence dance competition...


Johnson Receives Transfer Scholarship
The University of Arkansas at Monticello has awarded a Community College Transfer Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year to Caecaei Autumn...


Hawkins Retires from United States Postal Service
After working 20 years at the DeWitt Post Office, Terry Hawkins has retired. Hawkins has delivered mail to the residents of DeWitt and made many...


DMS Holds STUCO Day
On Friday, May 4, 2018, the students at DeWitt Middle School enjoyed a day of games and activities as the Student Council hosted its STUCO Day...


DMS Attends FBLA Conference
On Tuesday, April 24, the Dewitt Middle School's Computer and Coding instructor Emily Fisher selected some of the best and brightest scholars in...


Nick Hill, new DeWitt School District Superintendent DeWitt School District Announces New Superintendent
DeWitt School District has announced the new Superintendent as Nick Hill from the Des Arc School District. Hill will replace current Superintendent...


Annual Casscoe BBQ Fundraiser
The Annual Casscoe BBQ Fundraiser was held on Saturday, May 6, 2018 at the Casscoe Community Center. More than two hundred people attended the...


Ana Barajas with Judge and Pastor Eddie Best Barajas Honored By First Baptist Church in Gillett
Dewitt High School Senior, Ana Barajas, was honored by First Baptist Church in Gillett on Sunday, April 15.  She is the daughter of Marco and...


Arkansas Post National Memorial Hosts Bio Fair
Arkansas Post National Memorial held its annual Bio Diversity Fair on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Throughout the event, visitors to the park were...