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PAPER PIECING QUILTING SERIES SNACK & LEARN
Stirring up a community interest, the Arkansas County Cooperative Extension will be offering a more in-depth beginner’s class on how to paper piece quilts with Charlene...
Shirley Fread holds up the bedspread made for her by daughter Charlene Prairie Gems Extension Homemakers Club Meeting
For the March meeting of the Prairie Gems Extension Homemakers Club, members enjoyed viewing a beautiful bedspread Charlene Fread had made for her...


Pictures of the couple they had on display for everyone to see. The Batemans Celebrate 65 years
Bill and Betty Bateman of DeWitt, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary last Thursday with a surprise party at Crestpark Retirement Inn in...


St. Patrick’s Day at the DeWitt Senior Center
The clients participated in a variety of games at the Center with laughter and lots of fun. The games included Hot Potato; Toss the gold coin in several baskets for...
Volunteers serving food Arkansas County 4-H Achievement Banquet
The Arkansas County 4-H banquet and awards program was held at the DeWitt High School on March 14th at 6:00 p.m. The 4-H members were honored in...


A Little Rain is Good for the Soul
These girls aren't letting a little rain slow down their fun times! Anna Rose, Savannah, and Cadi donned their wading boots and umbrellas and...


Lane Adams sets his sights on the flying disc
Three area youth competed in the Arkansas Jr Olympic State Qualifying meet on Saturday, March 19th and Sunday, March 20th at the Delta Resort’s...


3rd Annual Almyra Community Egg Hunt
The Almyra Community held their annual egg hunt March 19th at the Almyra Community Center. Following the hunt, participants enjoyed a small bounce...


Bill Sanders Bo Piper Memorial Benefit Bass Tournament
Bass Fisherman it is time to get your bass boats ready for the 19th Bill Sanders – Bo Piper Memorial Benefit Bass Tournament, Saturday, April 9th on the Arkansas River out...
Community Briefs
It is Spring Break and everyone is excited about being out of school. It is a great time for all to enjoy. You can help around the house, some will be visiting friends out...
DANA’S HOUSE, INC. ASKS ALL OF ARKANSAS TO GIVE ONLINE THROUGH...
Arkansas County, and Arkansas givers will have an opportunity to stretch their charitable dollars by making online gifts to Dana’s House, Inc. through ArkansasGives.org...
The cutest Easter chick is Jacquelin Ballon! DeWitt City Park Easter Egg Hunt
The annual Easter egg hunt, sponsored by the Wildlife 4-H Club was a huge success, despite temperatures in the 40’s, on Saturday. Held at the...


R Auxiliary Members Back Row - Allie Roush, Jake Rieves, Kyla Patterson
Front Row - Lexi Brown, Autumn Johnson, Alexa Pike, BethAnn Shadwick, Victoria Adams, Cheynne Milliken DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Annual Chicken Spaghetti Supper
The DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary is a volunteer group of men and women who strive to make our Hospital and Nursing Home the best it...


Treasurer Betty Cotner receiving donation from Chairman Heather Morgan Donation to Food Pantry
The Arkansas County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee made a donation to the Caring and Sharing Food Pantry last week.


First Baptist Preschool Egg Hunt