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Dale Bumpers White River National Wildlife Refuge Celebrates...
In celebration of National Boating and Fishing Week, Dale Bumpers White River National Wildlife Refuge will host a youth fishing derby at the Farm Unit, near Ethel. This...
Gillett Elementary School Receives Award
Gillett Elementary was one of sixty-three U.S. schools that were named 2017 National Title I Distinguished Schools either for exceptional student...

Farmers Market Grand Opening at New Location
It is that time of year ago when fresh garden vegetables are coming off from the plants and to kick off the gardening season, the 2018 Farmers...

DMS Beta Club Induction Ceremony
On May 17, 2018 many 7th graders at Dewitt Middle School were inducted into Beta Club. The students inducted were Chrissa Ahrens, Eli Ashcraft, Keegan Atkins, Kyrah...
Crestpark Nursing Home Celebrates National Skilled Nursing Care Week
May 13-19, 2018 was National Skilled Nursing Care Week, formerly known as National Nursing Home Week. Throughout the week, Crestpark Nursing Home...

DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Holds May Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held its monthly luncheon on Thursday, May 17, 2018 in the community room at PCCUA with lunch being sponsored by Webb’s Sporting...
City Council May Meeting
  On Monday, May 14th, Mayor Ralph Relyea announced a quorum was present and opened the meeting with the invocation. After approval of the minutes from the April 9th...
2018 Veterans Memorial Music Fest
To kick off the Memorial Day weekend, the 2018 Veterans Memorial Music Fest was held on Friday, May 25, 2018. The event, which was hosted by Troy...

Retirement Reception Held for Lonnie Stoddard
A retirement reception was held at Heritage Agriculture on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 in honor of Lonnie Stoddard. For the past 44 years, Stoddard...

PCCUA Hosts 1st Annual Career & Technical Awards Night
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas in DeWitt held their 1st Annual Career & Technical Center Awards Night for DeWitt High...

HOMEGROWN EATING
Eating your fruits and vegetables isn’t just about improving your health. It’s about being a good neighbor, supporting local farmers and the local economy. There are many...
Faith Baptist Seniors Honored
A special celebration and fellowship luncheon was held in honor of the 2018 DeWitt High School graduates on Sunday, May 5 at Faith Baptist Church...

DeWitt School Board Holds May Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its monthly meeting on May 15, 2018. Upon the meeting being called to order, Dr. Dardenne began by announcing that GES was presented with a...
DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Holds May Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held its monthly luncheon on Thursday, May 17, 2018 in the community room at PCCUA with lunch being sponsored by Webb’s Sporting...
DES Celebrates Cinco De Mayo
DeWitt Elementary School celebrated the Cinco De Mayo Holiday Thursday, May, 10, 2018. In Mexico, the fifth day of May commemorates the Mexican...