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The DeWitt Dragons MAD Robotics team members are: Ashlynne Jenkins, Jakob Fuchs, Katie Everett, Mary-Claire Grantham, Hallie Horton, Layton McKewen, Leah Muse, Don Hubsch (sponsor), Blaise Northern, Peyton Danner, Elijah Martin. Kneeling: Logan Menard, Robot #5729, Jacob Key. DeWitt MAD Dragons Robotics Joins Alliance And Wins First Place
On Saturday, September 29th, the DeWitt MAD Dragons Robotics team was part of an alliance that won the Ozark Mountain Brawl Robotics Tournament at...


2018 Mass Flu Clinic
The Arkansas Department of Health held its’ annual drive-through Mass Flu Clinic at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds on Tuesday, September 25, 2018....


Junior Dragons Slay The Hamburg Lions
With an exciting opening first half of the football game that resulted in the DJH Dragons monopolizing the scoreboard with a 40-0 score, the second...


Ferguson Rural Health Clinic Welcomes Bennett as New APRN
Tracy Bennett, APRN, is the newest addition to the Ferguson Rural Health Clinic team. Bennett earned her degree in Adult Gerontology and is now...


Duke Tip 2018
Each year the 7th Grade Talent Search helps educators and families determine how advanced their students’ abilities truly are and what level of...


DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Holds September Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held its September luncheon meeting on Thursday, September 20, 2018 in the community room at PCCUA. Vice President Ja Chambless called the...
Bohnert Is First Female To Be Awarded Guardian Status
The Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp Commander at Pine Bluff announced that at the recently held Grand Executive Meeting of the Sons of Confederate Veterans for the state,...
Bueker to Wed Patterson
Hank and Jamie Bueker of Stuttgart would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Shelby Marie Bueker to Jimmie...


Linda Carroll Place Cover
Linda Carroll Place Cover, 76, of Gillett passed away at her home September 12, 2018.  She was born February 18, 1942 in Memphis, TN, to James Carroll and Lady Wallace...
LETTER TO THE EDITOR – POW/MIA DAY
More than 80,000 men and women from World War II to the present day are still unaccounted for. Their families have not been able to lie to rest a loved one, nor have they...
Jones Wins FAPNM Giveaway
The Friends of Arkansas Post National Memorial, a group of volunteers who work together to support Arkansas Post National Memorial throughout the...


Hightower Family Loses Home to Fire
A DeWitt family is trying to remain positive after a fire Wednesday that turned their home into a near total loss. The fire broke out after the...


Gillett EHC Discuss Happiness
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its September meeting on Tuesday, September 11, in the Fellowship Hall of Gillett United Methodist Church with Debbie Daniels as...
DeWitt School Board September Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its regular board meeting on Tuesday, September 11, 2018. Board member, Johnny Lockley, led those in attendance in prayer and the Pledge of...
College Fair Hosted For DHS Seniors and Juniors
The big question when you are in kindergarten is, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Most of us had exciting and adventurous aspirations as...