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ABSOLUTE CARE MANAGEMENT CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF SERVICE
Arkansas’s largest privately owned and operated private care agency is celebrating 10 years of serving neighbors throughout the state. Formed in 2006, Absolute Care...
Dr. Richard and Mrs. Vickie Wilson Lodge Corner To Host Annual Harvest Breakfast
Lodge Corner United Methodist Church is hosting its annual Harvest Breakfast, which began over thirty some odd years ago. This laity developed the...


Key Extension Homemakers Club
The Key Extension Homemakers met on September 22, 2016 in the home of Myra Mullins. The following club members were present: Alice Clark, Toni Faye...


Fall Fair Was a Hit
Arkansas Post Museum State Park hosted its annual Fall Fair on Saturday, October 1st. Elementary schools in the surrounding areas were invited to...


100 Court Square (C) Did you know?
This building housed Loeb’s Department Store soon after it was built. Loeb’s was owned and operated by a Jewish family, and they sold very...


Jason Wilkins, D.J. Williams, Josh Freeman, and Ben Owens DeWitt on the Diamond, Featuring D.J. Williams
DeWitt On The Diamond was held on Wednesday, September 28th at DeWitt Softball Field, which featured former Razorback and NFL player, D.J. Williams...


Peggy Aufderheide, Thomas and Judy Long, and Lynn O’Briant with the new gazebo. Crestpark Receives Donation
Judy and Thomas Long have donated a large screened in gazebo to Crestpark Nursing Home in memory of the late Milly Long. Gary Dejarnatte from...


Lori Wilson and Barbara Riley Bayou Meto Women of Faith Donates Food to Dragons Den
On Friday September 30th, Barbara Riley, President of Bayou Meto Women of Faith presented food to the Dragons Den for back packs at DeWitt...


Trimble Travels the Globe
Sprit of ’76 4-H club members enjoyed learning about culture of other countries from world traveler, Anita Trimble. She was their special guest who shared info, photos and...
Park Ranger Gabrielle Clemons, Trent and Decoda Caldwell, Holden McGee, Hunter Ellenburg, Logan Menard, Erick Barajas, Kaden Pippinger, Kara Holzhauer and Leader Jared Holzhauer. Sons of Salt Participates in Public Lands Day
The Gillett Sons of Salt participated in Public Lands Day at the Arkansas Post National Memorial on September 24th. They helped put together new...


DeWitt Nursing Home Goes Bowling
Residents of the DeWitt Nursing Home were recently treated to a bowling trip in Stuttgart. The residents that made the trip: Anna Mitchell, Walton...


Jason Jaco (L) and Rusty Porter look over some of the many hats they will be wearing as they portray all 20 characters in the Helena Little Theatre/Phillips Community College upcoming dinner theatre production of Greater Tuna. (Marla Riddell photo)
  PCCUA-Helena and HLT Announce Cast for Greater Tuna Dinner Theatre...
Greater Tuna, to be presented as a dinner theatre production this fall by Helena Little Theatre (HLT) and Phillips Community College of the...


PCCUA Announces Significant Gains in Fall Enrollment
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) has opened the fall semester with an 8.1 percent increase in FTE and a total of 1,757 students, marking a...
Norma Holzhauer shows Dylan Cox, Chloe Belle, and Ava-Grace Grantham how to decorate cookies like a pro! Holzhauer teaches Cookie Decorating Workshop
The Spirit of ’76 4-H Club spent an afternoon learning the art of cookie decorating! Mrs. Norma Holzhauer of Gillett shared her time and talents...


PCCUA Arkansas County Ridge Runners Undefeated PCCUA Arkansas County Ridge Runners Undefeated
DeWitt and Stuttgart campuses have joined together to create their first intramural flag football team. So far, the PCCUA Arkansas County Ridge...