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Benjamin Phillips snuck some candy, while waiting on the little ones! DeWitt Nursing Home Has a Fun Halloween Night
Monday, October 31st DeWitt Nursing Home prepared buckets of candy for the residents to distribute to the trick or treaters. A staff member said...


DeWitt Nursing Home Halloween Costume Contest
On Friday, October 28th DeWitt Nursing Home was treated to a fun filled Halloween party. 27 residents presented their creative costumes for the...


Around the County
Sunnyside Missionary Baptist Church of 161 Sunnyside Road, DeWitt will host the Youth Fellowship of the Arkansas Prairie Missionary Baptist Association on Saturday,...
American Federal Government Class Visits Court House During Early...
On Tuesday, October 25th, PCCUA’s American Federal Government Class visited the DeWitt Court House to check out the brand new voting equipment....


4-H Fall Festival Draws Hundreds
FERNDALE, Ark. – A perfect fall day turned into a perfect way to support the scholarships and programs of the Arkansas 4-H youth development program. The Arkansas 4-H...
The hay ride went from one end of the trunks to the other! 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat in Almyra
On Halloween night, the community of Almyra hosted their 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat. Many members of the community gathered on 11th street to set up...


Arkansas County Totals in the 2016 General Election
6,244 total ballots cast, final but unofficial results US PRESIDENT/VICE PRESIDENT Donald J. Trump and Michael Pence (Rep.) - 3,825 Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine...
Officer Powell Speaks to Spirit of 76 4-H Club Members
Officer Jonathan Powell with the DeWitt Police Department spoke to the Spirit of 76 4-H club members recently. They enjoyed hearing about what he...


Jon Callan Watkins enjoying his sucker and the bubbles! Local Preschools Trick or Treat Around the Square
On Thursday, October 27th local preschools visited the DeWitt Court Square for a little trick or treating fun! Businesses handed out candy to the...


Karson and Kameron Collins Karson and Kameron Named to Van Buren Homecoming Court
Kameron and Karson Collins, son and daughter of Kerry Collins of DeWitt and Amanda Manuel of Van Buren, AR, were both on the Van Buren High School...


Football Player Brick Fox is all smiles about the event. Gillett PTA Hosts Annual Halloween Festival
The Gillett PTA held its annual Halloween Festival for Gillett Pre-school and Elementary students on Friday. The fun filled afternoon included...


Avery is pumped about some super spooky cupcakes! GES Bake Sale
The community of Gillett came out once again to support Gillett Elementary by making and buying bake sale items. The PTA raised over $1400 to be...


Gillett United Methodist Youth Fall Fun Night
The Gillett United Methodist Youth were treated to a Fall Fun night at the home of Gail Briggs on Saturday. The youth enjoyed games, food and a...


Evans, Lay to Wed
Clayton Evans and Emily Lay would like to invite their family and friends to celebrate with them as they join their families together on November...


432 Court Square (C) Did you know?
Built circa 1918 and housed the DeWitt Pharmacy, owned by Mr. Booker Latimer, from that time until 1945. Mr. Latimer also had the town’s first...