Local News

Share the Fun 4-H Talent Show & Fashion Revue
Arkansas County 4-H youth came out in a record number to participate in the Share the Fun Talent Show and Fashion Revue at Faith Baptist Church in...

DeWitt Police Officer Involved in Wreck During Pursuit
At approximately 8:10 p.m., a DeWitt Police Officer attempted to stop a vehicle for a broken headlight. The driver of the car refused to stop and...

Louisiana Man Taken to Hospital For Evaluation
News Update: On Thursday, March 14, 2019 a called was placed to Capps Wrecker Service from a man stating that he had slid off a gravel road but...

Crow Burlingame Celebrates 100 years at Customer Appreciation Day
Crow Burlingame’s Customer Appreciation Day luncheon this year was not only a welcomed treat but also a truly special occasion for the business. ...

American Legion Celebrates 100 Years of Service
Founded in 1919 by a group of war-weary veterans of World War I, the American Legion was chartered by Congress as a patriotic veteran’s...

3rd Annual Celebrity Waiter Dinner and Silent Auction Hosted by...
The community room at the PCCUA-DeWitt campus was filled with cancer fighters and survivors, their family and friends, and festive tables decorated...

PCCUA announces Chancellor’s, Dean’s Lists for fall 2018
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) today announces the Chancellor’s List and Dean’s List for the 2018 fall semester. Students who achieve...
Farmers Market to Meet March 14
Members of the Arkansas County Farmers Market were pleased with the response from the community on the move of the DeWitt Market to their new location last year. They will...
DMS Quiz Bowl Champs
The Dewitt Middle School Quiz Bowl Team attended the 4A State Competition on Saturday, February 24 at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia. ...

Stone Bank Announces Acquisition of DeWitt Bank and Trust Financial...
Marnie Oldner, CEO of Stone Bank and EVP of Stone Bancshares, Inc. (SBI) of Mountain View, has announced that SBI and DBT Financial Corporation of DeWitt and its wholly...
Grand Prairie Chapter DAR Present Good Citizen Award
The Grand Prairie Chapter DAR is pleased to announce the recipients of the DAR Good Citizen Award.  They are Karson Covington of Des Arc High...

Grand Prairie Chapter DAR Meets at Mosaic Templar Cultural Center
To celebrate Black History Month Stuttgart Grand Prairie Chapter DAR held its February meeting at the Mosaic Templar Cultural Center in Little...

ABCD Scholarship Committee Hosts 19th Annual Benefit Fundraiser
From the moment of the train accident shortly after noon on Wednesday, March 1st, 2000 to present day, Arkansas County residents have shown nothing...

Three Students Chosen For Dream Team Award
Dewitt High School recently had three students recognized for their achievements on and off the field.  Kinsey Everett, Tiner Gunnell, and Seth...

Grand Prairie Quilt Society Meet for February Meeting
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met February 13, 2019 at the First Christian Church fellowship hall with 11 members present.  Glenda opened the...