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Gibbs Receives Memorial Scholarship
Matthew Gibbs, a senior plant and soil science major at Arkansas State University, is the 2019 recipient of the Katherine E. Franzen Memorial...

DeWitt School Board Holds Special Meeting
On Thursday, May 23, 2019, the DeWitt School Board held a special meeting. President Drew Whiting called the meeting to order and the meeting moved directly into New...
Artwork Chosen For Faculty Favorites for April
Each month of the school year, DeWitt High School Art teacher, Hollye Bearden, displays the most recent art projects completed by her students in...

Purdy Chosen for Awards by Arkansas Press Women
Arkansas Press Women recently recognized the winners of its professional communications contest during its annual awards luncheon on May 4. Local...

Mayor Signs Proclamation Designating May 24, 2019 as Poppy Day
Proclamation Expressing support for the designation of May 24, 2019, as “Poppy Day” in DeWitt and recognizing the importance of honoring those that have worn our nation’s...
Gillett EHC Learned Staycation Ideas Galore!
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its May meeting on Tuesday, May 14, in the Fellowship Hall of the Gillett United Methodist Church with Debbie Daniels as hostess...
Galloway Announces Campaign
Donna D. Galloway announced her intention to run for the Circuit Court Judgeship in Arkansas County which is in the 11th East Judicial District. ...

DeWitt School Board May Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Administration Building. President Drew Whiting called the meeting to order and...
DeWitt Hospital Nursing Home Holds Spring Carnival
The DeWitt Hospital Nursing Home held its annual Spring Carnival on Friday, May 17, 2019. The weather was perfect for the balloon release by the...

DeWitt Chamber of Commerce May Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held it’s May meeting in the community room at the PCCUA-DeWitt campus on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Charles Albert...

Community Rallies Together to Support Kenlee St. John Following...
Mother’s Day is a day set aside to pay tribute to Mother’s worldwide by showering them with gifts, dinner, and so much more. Sadly, that wasn’t the...

Annual Casscoe Barbeque Fundraiser
Community Centers are built with one goal in mind. To have a central location for community members to host different events and fundraisers....

Horton Family Reunion
The descendants of Mack and Susie Horton recently gathered for a reunion at the family home place in Ethel. Hosted by Philip and Sue Noble, the...

Jacory- great great grand, Tashona- great grand, Twanna-grandaughter, Ora-daughter, and Cora Joyner-mother Five Generation Family
Thank you Lord for placing your hand and blessing this 5 generation family!

The Farmers and Merchants Bankshares, Inc. Acquires Mountain Home...
The Farmers and Merchants Bankshares, Inc., the holding company for Farmers and Merchants Bank, headquartered in Stuttgart, Arkansas, today completed its acquisition of...