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DeWitt City Council
On Thursday, October 12th, Mayor Relyea announced a quorum was present and opened the meeting with the invocation. After the approval of minutes from the previous meetings...
Mary Katherine Denny, Autumn Danner, Kaylie Fisher, Daniel Danner, Hykeem Gibson, Henslee Henderson, Rob Phillips and Will Phillips DeWitt 4H Members Host Annual Appreciation Coffee and Refreshments...
In Honor of October being National 4H Month, eight 4H members were on sight on Tuesday, October 10th at the Arkansas County Court House in DeWitt....


$25,000 check City of DeWitt Receives $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist Grant
The DeWitt Parks & Recreation Committee applied for the State Farm Neighborhood Assist 2017 grant to acquire the funds needed to purchase handicap...


Burn Ban
Notice: Executive Order 2017-38 Extremely Dangerous and Dry Conditions in Arkansas County BURN BAN In cooperation with the State Forestry Commission a BURN BAN...
Tessah West Named 2017 University of Arkansas at Monticello...
1. Tessah West escorted by her father, Jody West down the field. 2. The moment she found out she was named 2017 UAM Homecoming Queen Twelve...


Beka Wright, escorted by her parents, John and Melonie Johnston. Beka has played trombone for 7 years and made all region band 4 years. In the spring of last year, Beka was awarded the Esprit de Corps award and was recognized as an Outstanding Band Member. After graduation, she plans to attend Arkansas Tech University in Russellville to earn a bachelor’s degree in Nuclear Physics and participate in the university’s jazz ensemble. Seniors Recognized for Fall Athletic Programs
On Friday, October 20th, the DeWitt Athletic Booster Club recognized and honored the senior members of the DeWitt High School football team,...


PCCUA Student Ambassadors Host PINK OUT fundraiser
On Wednesday, October 18, 2017, the PCCUA-DeWitt Student Ambassadors hosted a fundraiser to raise money for the Susan G. Komen foundation. Members...


The Dragon offensive linemen hold back the Bobcats as Quarterback Seth Courtney hands the ball off to Jay Davis. Dragons Take on Dumas Bobcats in Final Home Game
On Friday, October 20th, the Senior Dragons hosted the Dumas Bobcats during their final home game of the season. Taking an early lead, the Bobcats...


DeWitt Public School District Conducts Parent-Teacher Conferences
On Tuesday, October 17th, all campuses in the DeWitt School District hosted conferences between parents and teachers from 2:00-7:00 pm. The DeWitt...


St. Charles Baptist Church Vandalized
On Sunday, October 22, 2017 in the early hours, the St. Charles Baptist Church was broken into and vandalized.  The damage was found...


23rd Annual Ghosts of The Past Held at Arkansas Post National Memorial
The 23rd Annual Ghosts of the Past event was held at Arkansas Post National Memorial on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m....


Senior High Dragons Travel to Warren
Senior Dragons traveled to Warren on Friday, October 13th as they competed in conference play against the Lumberjacks. After a long hard battle,...


2nd Annual Jordan Murphy Memorial XC Meet
The 2nd annual Jordan Murphy Cross Country meet was held on Saturday, October 7th at the Arkansas Post. This event is the brainchild of Scott...


High School Students attend PCCUA Guest Speaker Presentation
PCCUA Enrollment Director Von Daniels was on the DeWitt campus Thursday, October 12, 2017 to speak to DeWitt High School students who are enrolled...


Gillett’s Arm Wrestling Champion
For 40 year-old Shelly Irons of Gillett, winning trophies is not unusual. She has a room full of them! What is a bit unusual is how she has...