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The Place Family: Tyler and Laura Beth Place with sons Braxton and Benjamin, Scott and Karen Place, Seth and Shanna Place with daughter Sydney and sons Parker, Trent, and Sam. Scott Place Family Named 2016 South Arkansas County Farm Family of...
The Scott Place Family of Gillett has been chosen as the 2016 South Arkansas County Farm Family of the Year. Scott and Karen Place have two sons,...


Patricia Cantrell, Lucille Kinsey, Erna Kirkemier, Debbie Arnold Casscoe BBQ Fundraiser
The original Casscoe Community Center all you can eat bbq was held Saturday, May 8th from 4:30-7:30 at the community center. They had a wonderful...


Federal Disaster Declaration Granted for Arkansas Counties
LITTLE ROCK – President Obama granted Governor Asa Hutchinson’s request for a major disaster declaration for Public Assistance for the State of Arkansas as a result of...
JOIN US TO LEARN THE LATEST DIRT
Do you enjoy digging in the dirt, spending time outdoors, learning about plants, and volunteering for community projects? If so, the Master Gardener Program would be a...
Rice Fields and Zika Virus
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – If Zika-carrying insects were in the United States, the mosquitoes that are associated with the virus don’t breed in rice fields, swamps or flood...
Studio 16 Grand Opening
Cassidy Grammer is the owner of Studio 16 Dance. She started dancing when she was only three years old. She is currently a soloist for Center Stage...


The cook master Michael Jenkins. The Redeemed Church of God in Christ BBQ Fundraiser


Olaf enjoying the sunshine. Vaccination Clinic at DeWitt Fire Station


L-R : Operation Round-Up Trustee James Phillips, Senior Center Manager Julie Duncan and Council Members Gladys Carr and Joan Snell First Electric donates $1,000 to DeWitt Senior Center
First Electric Cooperative’s member-supported Operation Round-Up program awarded $15,000 to 14 local organizations in April. Members who enroll in...


DeWitt Local Earns Spot on All-Great American Conference Team
HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas -University of Arkansas at Monticello women’s golfer Lauren Johnson and Frida Rydberg have earned their second straight...


Frost Named Eagle Scout in DeWitt
Dalton Alan Frost named Eagle Scout for the Boy Scout Troop 81 in DeWitt. Dalton is the son of Alan and Sheryl Frost. He is a member of DeWitt Boy...


Gracie Edmonson spends all of her allowance on the wildly popular “Pie in the Face” game. German Heritage Festival
The German Heritage Festival was held Saturday at the Grand Prairie Museum in Stuttgart. It began early in the morning with a 5-k run, a German...


City Council Holds Special Meeting
The DeWitt City Council held a special meeting Thursday afternoon, April 21. The purpose of the meeting was for council members to consider passing Ordinance 793, which...
8th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive
The DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home held their 8th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive Tuesday, April 19 from 9AM-6PM. Due to the...


Delia Barrett and Torri Dumond Dumond Named 2016 Miss Arkansas County Rice
The 2016 Miss Arkansas County Rice Contest was held March 14th at the County Extension Office in DeWitt. Rice is one of the largest grown crops in...