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St. Charles Baptist hosts Block Party & VBS
As is customary, the St. Charles Baptist Church held their big block party June 10th on the church lawn at St. Charles to kick off a week of...


Simpson Graduates School of Banking in Memphis
Paul W. Barret, Jr. Graduate School of Banking in Memphis, Tennessee recently announced the graduation of Michelle Simpson, Loan Administrative...


Fannie Eason Smith
DeWitt has truly lost a best friend and citizen. On Monday, June 19, 2017, Fannie Marie Eason Smith passed away at her home after a long illness...


Malone to Wed Stortz
Deborah Malone and Jonathan Stortz, Jr. would cordially like to invite you to attend the joining of their two hearts in marriage. Deborah is the...


Grand Prairie Quilt Society Receives Thank You Letter From UAMS
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met June 14 at the Stuttgart Public Library with eight members present.  Ann opened the meeting in Glenda's...


Gillett EHC Holds June Meeting
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its June meeting on Tuesday, June 13, in the home of Jeannie Fletcher with four members present. President, Margie Hackney...
DeWitt School Board
The DeWitt Public Schools Board of Directors met in regular session on Tuesday, June 13th. Board President Brad Koen called the meeting to order....


DeWitt Fishing Derby and Events to be Held
Festivities in DeWitt will kick off on Friday, July 14 at 6:00 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Building. There will be a Baggo Tournament with live...


DeWitt City Council
The DeWitt City Council met on Monday, June 12th. The meeting opened with an invocation by Mayor Ralph Relyea. Minutes from the May 8th meeting and paying of the bills were...
Front Row:  Mary Katherine Denny, Juliann Goldman, Josh Goldman, Connor Henry, Kameran Hudson Middle Row:  Autumn Danner, Kaylie Fisher, Rachel Goldman Back Row:  Will Phillips, Rob Phillips, Dillon Cox Not Pictured: Barbara Nelson, Heather Henry, Christina Golleher, Emily Golleher, Sarah Zornes, Drew Zornes, Amanda Fisher, Charles Bennett, Priscilla Bennett, Beth Cox, Josh Goldman, Juliann Goldman, Ruth Goldman, Cindy Phillips, Patricia West, Grant Beckwith, CEA-Staff Chair; Phil Horton, CEA-Agriculture; Alta Lockley, CEA-4-H/Family & Consumer Sciences and Brandi Danner, 4-H Program Assistant.
  4-H District O’Rama
District O’Rama provides an opportunity for 4-H members to exhibit the skills in which they have developed through their project work in a variety...


Trump’s Cuba Rollback Announcement Draws Chorus of Criticism
President Trump's announcement he was rolling back many of the Obama administration’s overtures to Cuba June 16 brought a barrage of criticism, much of it from members of...
Hebron Missionary Baptist Church Hosts VBS
Hebron Missionary Baptist Church hosted their annual Vacation Bible School on Friday, June 16th from 8:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Children came out to...


Eli Hill is showing us all that he is one of the mightiest of Jesus’ victors. Gillett Churches Host VBS
The Gillett United Methodist and the St Paul’s Lutheran Church held Vacation Bible School from June 12-15 at the Gillett Methodist Church from 9...


First United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School
DeWitt First United Methodist Church hosted their 2017 Vacation Bible School on Saturday, June 10th. This year’s theme was “Camp Out. Get S’more...


DeWitt Hospital Auxiliary Purchases New Stretcher for Trauma Room...
The Dewitt Hospital Auxiliary recently raised a little over $6,000 through fundraisers and used the funds to buy a Stryker Prime X Stretcher for...