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Phyllis Fullerton of PCCUA, DeWitt placed the arm band on Molly Kate Lock as her grandmother, Theresa Lock registers her. DeWitt Fishing Derby and Baggo Tournament
Over the weekend, the city of DeWitt was the place to be. City employees, community members, and volunteers joined together to raise money for new...


Grand Prairie Quilt Society Receives Thank You Letter From UAMS
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met for their Sit 'n Sew on July 12 at the Stuttgart Public Library with 10 members present.  Glenda opened the...


Gillett EHC Learns How to Talk to Our Doctor
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its July potluck lunch meeting on Tuesday, July 11, in the river home of Margie Hackney at noon, with six members and three...
DeWitt 8U All-Star Compete in Regional Tournament
The DeWitt 8 and Under Softball All-Stars traveled to Houma, LA to compete in the Regional Tournament July 4-6th after winning 2nd place in the...


4th Annual Buck Finn’s Geauxrilla Flotilla
Over 400 boats filled the waters of the White River during the 2017 4th Annual Buck Finn’s Geauxrilla Flotilla on Saturday, July 15th. The float...


June Quorum Court
The Arkansas County Quorum Court met at 9:30 a.m. on June 13th, 2017 in the Southern District Courthouse in DeWitt, Arkansas. Arkansas County Judge, Thomas E. Best, called...
June Chamber Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce met for their regular monthly luncheon on Thursday, June 15th. Lunch was sponsored by The DeWitt Era Enterprise. The minutes and financial...
First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ Welcomes Rev. Warren...
The welcoming reception for Rev. Don Warren and his family was on Sunday afternoon, June 25th. at the fellowship hall of First Christian Church,...


A collage of the Gillett fireworks show. Photo by Charlotte Burks Purdy Fireworks and Festivities in South Arkansas County
A good time was had by all at the Faith Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, and Crocketts Bluff Independence Day Celebrations. To top off the...


DeWitt Police Report
June 22, 2017 – Officer Alex Tuck was out on patrol in the area of 2nd St. and Whitehead Dr. when he noticed a red car at the stop sign, at 2nd and Whitehead with its...
26th Annual Crocketts Bluff Independence Day Celebration
  The 26th Annual Crocketts Bluff Independence Day Celebration was a huge success this year! The day began with a parade at 9:30 a.m. and although...


Woodiel to Wed Cox
Gary Woodiel of Crocketts Bluff, Arkansas and LaDonna Woodiel of DeWitt, Arkansas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter,...


League Honors St Charles at 83rd Convention
The Arkansas Municipal League at its 83rd Convention, held June 14-16 in Little Rock, honored St Charles with the Four Star Municipality Award. The...


Braylynn Bess checking for dilation on the OB mannequin at the simulation lab. DeWitt Hospital Hosts 2017 M*A*S*H Camp
According to UAMS, M*A*S*H (Medical Applications of Science for Health) camp is a two-week summer enrichment program that allows high school...


DeWitt Senior Center To Receive New Lawn Furniture
DeWitt Senior Center recently raffled off tickets for a $250.00 gift certificate, as well as, a surprise $25.00 gift certificate to Webb’s Sporting...