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Whitmore Fertilizer Hosts Customer Appreciation Day
Whitmore Fertilizer hosted their Annual Customer Appreciation Day at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds Thursday, February 18th. Customers and friends...


Image: by LeeAnn Morgan
From left to right: Ashli Burt - 3rd Runner-Up; Victoria Douglas - 4th Runner-Up; Tessah West - Miss DeWitt; Beth Ann Shadwick - 1st Runner-Up; Makenzie Smith - 2nd Runner-Up. Tessah West - 2016 Miss DeWitt
Three judges had the daunting task of narrowing a field of fifteen gorgeous young ladies down to a Top 7. The Top 7 were then invited back before...


Dorcas Quilters Special Guests at Spirit of ’76 4-H Meeting
The Dorcas Quilters group were special guests at the Spirit of ‘76 4-H meeting. They helped the kids go through the steps of making a quilt. Each...


Crisis Energy Assistance Program to Open
Arkansas CO – As the cold weather arrives across the region, many will be left struggling to heat their homes. For those needing help paying the cost of heating their home,...
COOK’S LAKE FISHING WILL BE TEMPORARILY CLOSED TO ANGLERS DURING...
Cook’s Lake fishing on the first and third Saturday’s during the months of March through October will be temporarily closed to anglers during the current seasonal...
CITY WIDE PRAYER MEETING
CITY WIDE PRAYER MEETING FOR COUNTRY AND ELECTIONS Dear Citizens of DeWitt and surrounding areas; March 1st our state will be voting on who will be our next...
Ag Safety Awareness Week is March 6-12
LITTLE ROCK — Across the country, Farm Bureaus are making safety a top priority this spring through the Agricultural Safety Awareness Program (ASAP). As a part of ASAP,...
42nd Annual Oyster Supper
The 42nd Annual DeWitt-St. Charles American Legion Oyster Supper was held Friday, February 19th at the Camp Doughboy. Tickets were $25 and guests...


Pictured from left to right are: Tim Bogy, Mayor Robert Patrick, Senator Stephanie Flowers, Governor Asa Hutchinson, AEDC Rural Services Director Alex Johnston, ARDC Chair Jamie Pafford-Gresham, ARDC Commissioner Frank Lisko, ARDC Commissioner Lynn Hawkins, AEDC Deputy Director Amy Fecher, and AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston
 
Not Pictured: Representative Chris Richey St. Charles Receives Rural Community Grant
Governor Asa Hutchinson, AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston, AEDC Deputy Director Amy Fecher, and AEDC Rural Services Director Alex Johnston...


Logan Celebrates 90th Birthday
Ms. Annie Mae Logan celebrated her 90th birthday with a dinner at the Phillips Community College in DeWitt January 23, 2016. Her children gave her...


Rita Johnson, GCA Regional Manager; Angela Nutt, GCA Account Manager for DeWitt School District; Wilma Larry, GCA Custodian at Gillett Elementary; and Rachel Mitchell, Gillett Elementary Principal Larry Named Employee of the Year
Wilma Larry, custodian at the Gillett Elementary School, was awarded Employee of the Year of 2015 by her company of employment, GCA.


Help Available for Grieving People
Help is available for individuals who have experienced the death of a loved one. Countless people have found help, hope and healing through weekly sessions of a program...
Breast cancer "post-surgery" pillows that the society members will help make on Thursday, Feb 11 at the 1st. Christian church's "Projects for Others" workday. Grand Prairie Quilt Society Meeting
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met February 10 at the Stuttgart Public Library with 7 members present. Glenda opened the meeting with the thought...


Cecila Gray DeWitt Nursing Home Celebrates Mardi Gras
The residents of Crestpark celebrated Mardi Gras Tuesday, February 9th. The residents enjoyed cake, gumbo and sandwiches.


Crisis Energy Assistance Program to Open
Arkansas CO – As the cold weather arrives across the region, many will be left struggling to heat their homes. For those needing help paying the cost of heating their home,...