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Survivors gather together Walk For Cancer Research
Every year Tamara Mannis and her best friend, Myka Sample “Sister” participate in the Annual Hernando Trail Cancer Research Walk in Hot Springs...


The 4th Annual Kool The Kids
By 5:30 pm, on the afternoon of Thursday, August 4th, the temperatures had climbed to a sweltering 95 degrees with a heat index of 110. But thanks...


PCCUA Faces and Places
Alta Lockley, 4-H Program Assistant at the University of Arkansas – Extension (UAEX) in DeWitt, attended college while working full-time.  She...


DeWitt Elementary Approved to Receive Fresh Fruits and Vegetable...
Parents, if you hear your elementary students talking about eating kiwi, star fruit, pomegranate, rutabaga or kohlrabi, it is because The Arkansas Department of Education,...
WIC Recipients Can Purchase Produce from Local Farmers Markets
The Arkansas County Farmers’ Market Organization has once again teamed up with the Arkansas Health Department to provide participants in the WIC (Women’s, Infant and...
Great selection of new guns Webb’s Sporting Goods Expands to 12,000 Square Feet
“As business owners, we have learned over the last 10 years about the economical impact that sales tax has on our city and that’s a huge deal for...


Stephanie Watkins and Kayla Bull in Chemistry Lab PCCUA Students Attend STEM Academy
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas held a STEM Academy on the Stuttgart Campus July 18-21 with ten students in attendance....


Students at Texas Southern University DeWitt PCCUA Holds Gear Up Summer Program
According to pccua.edu, GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) is a grant funded by the United States...


Man Seeks Help From Public
On Friday, July 29th, Mike Nelson called and stated that the exterior gap from his lot into the field had been opened sometime before daylight. Sixty of his cows were able...
London to be Inducted into National Alumni Association Hall of Fame
Elmer L. London was born and raised in DeWitt, son of the late Dillard London, Sr. and Gertrude M. London (Ticey.) He was a 1972 graduate of DeWitt...


Jones Completes Leadership Academy
Alesha Jones is a 4th grade Math teacher and DES Leadership Team member. She completed a one-year long commitment to attend the Arkansas Leadership Academy’s Teacher Leader...
Gillett EHC Meets at the River in July
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its July meeting in the river home of Margie Hackney with six members and one guest, Torri Dumond, present for a potluck...
136 Court Square (NC) Did You Know?
This is a new building (or at least a new front façade), so it’s non-contributing. However, this location had some important occupants. There were...


DAR Presented to the Voluntary Services Department
Personal care items from members of the Grand Prairie Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution were presented to the Voluntary Services...


Changes of Employment for DeWitt School District for July
Resignations Samantha Foster - elementary counselor Lindsey Beaton - girl's track coach Jamie Cook - Pre-K para professional Hires Chris Clinton - Golf...