Local News

Eggerman Places 7th Overall in Susan G. Komen Race
DeWitt High School ninth grader, Marshall Eggerman, placed seventh overall in the annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Marathon on Saturday,...


Ed Denman Memorial Scholarship Recipient Announced
Max  Boyd of DeWitt has been chosen as the recipient of the Ed Denman Memorial Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the University of...


Cormier Rice Mill Scholarship Recipient Announced
Jorge Chavez of DeWitt has been chosen as a recipient of the Cormier Rice Mill Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the University of...


Academic Excellence Scholar Announced at PCCUA
Josh Martin of DeWitt has been awarded an Academic Excellence Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) in...


Wright Re-Elected as Arkansas County Sheriff
Robert Todd Wright, elected Arkansas County Sheriff in 2016, will continue serving Arkansas County as Arkansas County Sheriff/Tax Collector. Wright...


Gillett Veteran’s Day
The City of Gillett celebrated Veteran's Day with a special tribute to local Veterans in a service on Sunday, November 11.  The event commenced at...


DES students speak at November School Board Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its regular meeting on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Board member, April Herring, led those in attendance in prayer and...


DeWitt Hospital Auxiliary Raises Funds For DeWitt City Park
In October, you could find many volunteers as well as the DeWitt Hospital Auxiliary members in the parking lot of DeWitt Hospital serving delicious...


DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Holds November Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held its November luncheon meeting on Thursday, November 15, 2018 in the community room at PCCUA. President Charles A. Horton called the...
Barr’e to Wed Roper
Brittany Denise Barr’e and Jacob Daniel Roper will exchange wedding vows at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, December 1, at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in...


Best Of South Arkansas County 2018
Voting is now open for the Best of South Arkansas County. Just click the link below and cast your vote...


Dragon Cross Country Athletes Compete At Conference and State Meets
The Dragon Cross Country athletes traveled to the University of Arkansas at Monticello on October 27th to compete in the Southeast Arkansas Cross...


Community Briefs
I pray as deer season has come in that all will be safe and continue to practice gun safety. It's very important for yourself as well as others. Take time to make sure...
DHNH Auxiliary Sponsors 6th Annual Christmas Cottage
Opening weekend for hunting season began with the happiest hunting of all - the hunt for the perfect, customized, personalized Christmas gift at...


DeWitt High School FBLA Conducts Miracle Minute
During the Pink Out Pep Assembly, the DeWitt High School FBLA invited students and parents to pool their resources and donate their pocket change...