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Grand Prairie Quilt Society Sit ‘n Sew
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met November 8 at the Stuttgart Public Library for their Sit 'n Sew with nine members present. Shelley opened the...


Prairie Gems EH Discuss Timesaving Kitchen Gadgets
The Prairie Gems Extension Homemakers Club met on November 16 with eight members in attendance. Vice President Vickie McLain called the meeting to order and an...
DeWitt Hospital Receives National Recognition for Performance...
As part of National Rural Health Day, DeWitt Hospital announced it has been recognized by The Chartis Center for Rural Health/iVantage Health Analytics and the National...
Farmers and Merchants Bank Scholarship Announced
Shelby Holeman of Stuttgart has been chosen as a recipient of the Farmers and Merchants Bank Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the...


Ed Denman Memorial Scholarship Recipient Announced
William Kimbrell of Crocketts Bluff has been chosen as the recipient of the Ed Denman Memorial Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the...


DeWitt City Councils Holds Special Meeting
On Monday, November 20, 2017, the DeWitt City Council held a special meeting to cover a lawsuit filed by Tim Jackson against the City of DeWitt, Chief Jim Tucker, Officer...
Cormier Rice Mill Scholarship Recipient Announced
Stonewall Bryant of Stuttgart has been chosen as a recipient of the Cormier Rice Mill Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the University...


City Council Approves New Garbage Fees and Internet Tax
On Monday, November 13th, Mayor Relyea announced a quorum was present and opened the meeting with the invocation. After the approval of minutes with one name correction...
Lumsden Farms Arkansas Century Farm Program Honors Four Arkansas County Farms
Governor Asa Hutchinson and Arkansas Secretary of Agriculture Wes Ward inducted 40 Arkansas farms into the Arkansas Century Farm Program at the...


Treasurer of the Arkansas Community Development Society, Whitney Horton with DeWitt Mayor Ralph Relyea DeWitt Receives Innovation Award
At the Arkansas Community Development Society 2017 Conference, the City of DeWitt was presented with the organizations Community Innovation Award...


DeWitt School Board Holds November Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. To begin the meeting, the Board approved the minutes from the October 10 Regular Meeting and...
DeWitt School Board Gives Annual Report to The Public
On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, the DeWitt School Board gave their annual report to the public. Under Act 35 and the School Accreditation Standards, the Board is required...
Linda Gunnell grabs a few half price ornaments to finish up her Christmas decorating 2017 DeWitt Merchants Open House
Open House is always a hit for the community of DeWitt! On Sunday, November 19th DeWitt Merchants held their annual open house from 1-4 p.m. Each...


Williams Takes First Deer
Kylee Williams, age 9, is pictured with her first deer, a 9-point buck. She killed the deer during the youth hunt in Tichnor while hunting with her...


Local Youth Trick or Treat Around the Square
For several years in a row, businesses around the DeWitt Court Square handed out candy to the local preschools, daycares, and the DeWitt...