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4H Annual Appreciation Coffee and Refreshments
Members of DeWitt 4H had a variety of refreshments available in the Arkansas County Court House on October 11th from 9 a.m.-noon! Pictured: Will...


Become an Arkansas Teacher Event Set for October 24 in Monticello
Being a teacher is one of the most rewarding and fulfilling occupations. From encouraging student learning to helping students achieve academic goals, teachers are invested...
Green house with plant pond identification PCCUA Students Attend Aquaculture/Fisheries
DeWitt PCCUA students attended the Aquaculture/Fisheries Field Day on October 6, 2016.  The students traveled to the Aquaculture Research Station...


Joshua Mullinax (L) is shown being congratulated by PCCUA Chancellor Dr. Keith Pinchback for receiving the Academic All-Star Scholarship. Mullinax selected Academic All-Star at PCCUA
  Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) announces the selection of the student who represents the mark of excellence...


Pace, Burgess to Wed
Lana Burgess and Freddie Pace would like to happily announce their engagement and are planning a November 5 wedding in DeWitt. The bride-to-be is...


NLF Hosts Operation Christmas Child Event
October 9th, New Life Fellowship held an Operation Christmas Child event at Pattillo Center School in DeWitt. Heidi Duffield and Jennie Knoll were...


Katie Koen Koen and 11 Others Named to UAM Homecoming Court
MONTICELLO, AR — Twelve women have been selected to the 2016 homecoming court at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, including Katie Koen, a...


Reba Clawson (Gillett PO), Rick Poll (St. Charles PO), Debra Stokes (Ethel and Tichnor PO) and sitting Sandra Van Horn (Gillett) Help Stamp Out Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Research Fundraising Stamps Available at Post Offices As October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Postal Service is...


Haney, Trites to Wed in November
Mr. and Mrs. John Trites of Gillett announce the engagement and wedding of their daughter, Meg Ryann Trites to Justin Allen Haney, son of Mr. and...


Shelley sewing on a quilt top for the Dorcas quilters. Grand Prairie Quilt Society Quarterly Sit N Sew
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society held their quarterly Sit N Sew on October 12 at the Stuttgart Public Library with 10 members present. Glenda opened...


Historical Society to Hold Fall Quarterly Meeting
The Grand Prairie Historical Society will hold their fall quarterly meeting Thursday, October 20 at 6:00 p.m. at the Fairmount Community Center, north of Stuttgart. The...
The generous donation of cans and coke tabs that helped fund this fun trip! Local Girl Scouts Go on Pilgrimage to Founder’s Birthplace
On June 21, six local Girl Scouts of Troop 1309, along with three of their leaders, embarked on a 1,500-mile journey to Savannah, Georgia, to visit...


Gillett EHC Holds October Meeting
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its October meeting in the home of Jeannie Fletcher, with six members present. Club President, Margie Hackney called the...
Katie Sollars receiving award DHNH Auxiliary Attends State Convention
On October 5-7, 2016 members of the DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary attended the Arkansas Hospital Auxiliary State Convention at Embassy...


Carson Connell took a seat inside the fire truck! DeWitt Hippy Program Fall Festival
The DeWitt Hippy group meeting was held on Tuesday, October 11th at Pattillo Center School gym. This month’s theme was Fall Fest. The program...