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WELCOME BACK WILDCATS! St. Charles All-School Reunion Reveals Time Capsule
The streets of St. Charles came alive this past weekend as tents were positioned, food vendors set up, music filled the air and guests arrived to...


PCCUA Receives Accreditation for Concurrent Enrollment Programs
  Phillips Community college of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) has been awarded accreditation for its concurrent enrollment programs from the National Alliance of...
(L-R) PCCUA Chancellor Dr. Keith Pinchback, West’s mother, Virginia West, and PCCUA Foundation Development Officer Diana Graves. PCCUA-DeWitt Announces Lizzy West Memorial Scholarship
The PCCUA-DeWitt Foundation announces the Lizzy West Memorial Scholarship, which will be awarded beginning fall 2017 to a part-time student...


May DeWitt School Board Meeting
The DeWitt School Board Meeting was held on May 9, 2017. Before the meeting was called to order, DES Principal gave her presentation on the 3rd year Leadership Quest she...
Betty and her crocheted hat for Arkansas Children's Hospital Grand Prairie Quilt Society Works on Several Projects
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met May 10 at the Stuttgart Public Library for their Bi-Monthly Sit 'n Sew with 13 members present.  Glenda opened...


Gillett EHC Learns about Protein in May
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held their monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 9 in the Adult Sunday School room of the Gillett United Methodist Church with four members...
Carrie West and Jerry Goetz 2017 FFA Annual Crawfish Banquet
FFA held their Annual Crawfish Banquet on Tuesday, May 2nd at 6 p.m. at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds. This year they raised $3,800 with ticket...


City Council
On Monday, May 8th, Mayor Relyea opened the meeting with the invocation. Mayor Relyea opened the floor to Public Comments. There were none. The finance committee reported...
Championship Team: L-R Mary Frizzell of England, Patsy Padgett of DeWitt, Beverly Burks of England and Katrina Anderson of Stuttgart. (Not pictured) Amy Maloy of Stuttgart. Bowling League Ends Season
The Mallard/Sunset Bowling League ended their 36-week season on April 20,2017 at the Rice Bowling Lanes in Stuttgart. The Fisher Trucking Bowling...


Black History Commission to Hold Quarterly Meeting
The Black History Commission of Arkansas will hold a regular, quarterly meeting on Thursday, May 18 at noon in the Arkansas State Archives conference room, located on the...
Church as it is today HOMECOMING AT BAYOU METO UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
The Bayou Meto United Methodist Church will be celebrating their 136th birthday on May 28, 2017. This is their Homecoming when they invite...


Water Fun Day Held at First Baptist Preschool
First Baptist Preschool held their annual Water Fun Day on Wednesday, April 26th in conjunction with Graduation. The teachers allowed the children...


Kathleen Robinson filling the to-go plates. The Redeemed Church of God in Christ BBQ
The Annual Redeemed Church of God in Christ BBQ was held on Friday, May 5th from 5-7 p.m. Ticket purchasers were able to enjoy delicious smoked...


Lauren Johnson Selected to NCAA Central Regional
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana — University of Arkansas at Monticello women's golfer Lauren Johnson was selected to compete in the NCAA Division II Women's...


May Proclaimed Extension Homemakers Month
Extension Homemakers throughout Arkansas are observing May as Extension Homemakers Month. For 105 years the Extension Homemakers/Home Demonstration...