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Jaden Pottorff Friends Day at Faith Baptist Church
  Faith Baptist Church at 725 McAdams Road in DeWitt celebrated their 16th annual Friends Day on October 23. The church’s motto is,” Where Friends...


DeWitt School Board Meeting
The DeWitt School Board meeting was held October 11th at 7 p.m. in the administration building. The meeting was kicked off with the introduction of the girl’s golf team,...
DMS Student Council President, Carrington Hollimon, surrounded by community leaders and members of the DeWitt school board, is given the honor of cutting the ribbon. Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Open House for Innovative New Middle School


Nelson held a succulent pumpkin demonstration that the residents really enjoyed! DeWitt Crestpark Happenings


Beef/Forage Field Day October 27
The Annual Beef/Forage Field Day is being held on Thursday, October 27, at the Southeast Research and Extension Center, University of Arkansas at Monticello. Booths and...
Mackie Hearn, Emma Ellenburg, and Ava Grace Grantham practice their cheers for Friday night’s game. Annual Dragon Cheer Clinic
The Dewitt Senior High cheerleaders held their annual cheer clinic for elementary students in our district. Over 40 girls attended the three-day...


Front Row:  Miranda Nelson, Brylee Rhodes, Ellie Watkins, Autumn Danner,
                    Mary Katherine Denny, Chloe Campbell
Back Row:  Kaid Nelson, Allee Rhodes, Cheyenne Cox, Kaylie Fisher, Will Phillips,
                    Rob Phillips, Lynsie Fisher 4-H Hamburger Supper
4-H is a fun and educational program where kids “learn by doing”.  It is a great opportunity for youth acquire knowledge and skills, and develop...


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...