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Treasurer of the Arkansas Community Development Society, Whitney Horton with DeWitt Mayor Ralph Relyea DeWitt Receives Innovation Award
At the Arkansas Community Development Society 2017 Conference, the City of DeWitt was presented with the organizations Community Innovation Award...


DeWitt School Board Holds November Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. To begin the meeting, the Board approved the minutes from the October 10 Regular Meeting and...
DeWitt School Board Gives Annual Report to The Public
On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, the DeWitt School Board gave their annual report to the public. Under Act 35 and the School Accreditation Standards, the Board is required...
Linda Gunnell grabs a few half price ornaments to finish up her Christmas decorating 2017 DeWitt Merchants Open House
Open House is always a hit for the community of DeWitt! On Sunday, November 19th DeWitt Merchants held their annual open house from 1-4 p.m. Each...


Williams Takes First Deer
Kylee Williams, age 9, is pictured with her first deer, a 9-point buck. She killed the deer during the youth hunt in Tichnor while hunting with her...


Local Youth Trick or Treat Around the Square
For several years in a row, businesses around the DeWitt Court Square handed out candy to the local preschools, daycares, and the DeWitt...


Reynolds and Family to Share Their Ministry and Work at Hebron MBC
Missionary Chase Reynolds and his family, Kelli, Uriah, Nathan, and Corin will be at Hebron MBC, 7559 Hwy. 152, DeWitt, Sunday night, November 19,...


Gillett Annual Veteran’s Day Celebration
The annual Veteran’s Day Celebration was held at Gillett City Hall on the afternoon of Friday, November 10, 2017.  The Sons of Salt presented the...


Kaley Webb’s Younique Booth DHNH hosts 5th Annual Christmas Cottage
By 1. 2. 3. 4. Saturday, November 11, 2017, the exhibit building at the ARCO Fairgrounds was the place to be! Vendors, both local and out...


CEO Phil Hanna and Vice President of Development Rhonda Reed reading the results DeWitt Voters Renew 1.5% Sales Tax
Fearing the closure of DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home, voters in the town of DeWitt approved the renewal of a 1.5 percent sales tax in a special...


Students are having a great time on the tour, led by Student Ambassador Andrea Fitzgerald DeWitt High School Seniors Attend Career Expo at PCCUA-DeWitt Campus
PCCUA-DeWitt campus held a Career Expo on Friday, November 10, 2017, for the DeWitt High School 2017-18 Senior Class. Approximately 90 of the 95...


Arkansas County Bank Honors Veterans for Veterans Day
On Friday, November 10, 2017, Arkansas County Bank honored our Veterans during their annual Veterans Day event. As local Veterans, family members,...


Almyra Hosts 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat
Children from around Arkansas County enjoyed the safety and comfort of trick or treating at Almyra’s 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat event. Friends and...


DES Hosts Special Veterans Day Celebration
The Dewitt Elementary School held a special celebration in honor of local veterans on Friday, November 10, 2017.  Music director Shelbi White...


Tucker Promoted to DeWitt Police Sergeant
One of DeWitt Police Department’s finest was promoted to Police Sergeant on Friday, November 3, 2017. Along with the promotion comes new...