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Dewitt FBLA Celebrates CTE Month
DeWitt FBLA is celebrating Career and Technical Month at DeWitt High School.  Molly Anderson, Arkansas FBLA State Secretary, started the week off...

DeWitt Baseball/Softball Association Host Annual Fundraiser
The DeWitt Baseball/Softball Association held its annual fundraiser on Friday, February 8, 2019 at the DeWitt High School cafeteria. Approximately...

Chastain Found Guilty on All Three Counts
After a two-day trial, David Chastain has been found guilty on all three counts after a jury of twelve heard testimonies and reviewed the evidence...

Bridget Lane Boutique Hosts Grand Opening at New Location
In December of 2017 Amy Holbert and Renee Moss, two longtime friends, and lovers of all things fashion came together and opened Bridget Lane...

McKewen Enters Guilty Plea
In March 2017, Clay McKewen was charged with six counts of First Degree Sexual Assault and arrested on March 27, 2017, then later bonded out. On Wednesday, February 20,...
DeWitt Cemetery Association Hosts Annual Fundraiser
The DeWitt Cemetery Association held its annual fundraiser to raise money for the upkeep of DeWitt Cemetery on Saturday, February 2, 2019 in the...

Acres of Help, Inc Hosts Seventh Annual Fundraiser Banquet
Acres of Help, Inc. is a group of locals that come together to advance the general welfare and health of the citizens of South Arkansas County....

Three Rivers South Chapter Hosts Annual DU Banquet
To celebrate the end of the 2018-19 duck season, the Three Rivers South Chapter of Ducks Unlimited held their annual Ducks Unlimited Banquet on...

Pies Were a Huge Hit During the CBCC Fundraiser
The small town of Crocketts Bluff, with a population of a little over thirty residents, was a busy area during the annual Hamburger and Pie Auction...

DeWitt Cemetery Association Hosts Annual Fundraiser
The DeWitt Cemetery Association held its annual fundraiser to raise money for the upkeep of DeWitt Cemetery on Saturday, February 2, 2019, in the...

DES Takes on the Great Kindness Challenge
Have you ever just sat back and thought about what a random act of kindness really does? Sure, they make you feel good and make someone else feel...

Crews Respond to House Fire
On Wednesday, January 30, 2019, the DeWitt Fire Department responded to a fire at the corner of Second and Dudley Street. The fire department...

St. Luke Lutheran Church Hosts 58th Annual Spaghetti Dinner
St. Luke’s Lutheran Church held its annual spaghetti dinner on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Attendees were greeted by...

1st Annual Camra’s Closet Brings Huge Success
Camra Kidd Davis was the type of person that would give you the shirt off of her back, even if she didn’t even know you. She was a loving mother to...

1947 Photos of Ruffin School
The winter of 1946-47 was moderately brutal but my mama got a Kodak Box Camera for Christmas. Not all of the kids in the first photos are students....