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Arkansas Post National Memorial Park Celebrates National Public...
National Public Lands Day was Saturday, September 24, and friends and neighbors of Arkansas Post joined forces with the National Park Service...

2016 Homecoming Court 

Photo by KBS Photography Crowning of the 2016 Homecoming King and Queen
After a fun -filled week of spirit activities, Homecoming Week was capped off by the crowning of the 2016 Homecoming Queen. Students at DeWitt High...

Horse being submissive and trusting to lay down and stay Wild Horse Ministries at Arkansas County Fair
Wild Horse Ministries performed on Tuesday, September 13th at the Arkansas County Fair Arena. The member of Wild Horse selected a non-trained horse...

Student Day at the Fair
On Thursday September 15th students from DeWitt, Gillett, and Stuttgart attended the Arkansas County Fair Grounds. The students took a walk through...

Senior Citizens Day at the Arkansas County Fair
Senior Citizens Day was a hit for all on Wednesday, September 14th. Both DeWitt Nursing Home and Crestpark Nursing Home were in attendance, along...

McFerrin, Connally to Wed
Victoria Noelle Connally of Stuttgart will wed Collin Nelson McFerrin of DeWitt on Saturday, October 22nd, 2016 in a private ceremony at St....

Harleigh and Hallie Horton showing their awards received. Harleigh won 2nd place and Reserve Grand Champion in youth mare class with her horse Penny. Hallie and her horse Dixie, won 1st place and Grand Champion in the youth mare division, as well as Showmanship for 13 and up. Arkansas County Livestock Show
The 78th annual Livestock Show was held on, Tuesday, September 13th at the Arkansas County Fair. The Livestock show goes back to the start in 1938...

Front L-R: Kellie Grammer, Anna Clawson, Rachel Daniels, Kaylee Mannis, Jillian Castleberry, Emiley Golden 
Back L-R: Carmen Allen, Makayla Pruner, Bonnie McKennon, Bailey Jones, Caitlyn Jones, Lauren Vansandt High School Students Donate to Food Pantry
The Focus Group from DeWitt High School donated over 100 cans of food and empty boxes to the Caring and Sharing Food Pantry. The students also...

Grand Prairie Quilt Society Holds September Meeting
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met September 14th at the Stuttgart Public Library with 9 members present. Glenda opened the meeting with the...

Gillett EHC Meets at the River in September
The Gillett Extension Homemakers Club held its September meeting in the river home of Debbie Daniels with seven members present. Margie Hackney, club president, called the...
Tiffani Burns with her 9'6" gator. Local Woman Harvests Gator
Friday, September 16, Tiffani Burns, wife and mother of six, set out on her first ever gator hunt. 3,322 applications were accepted by the Arkansas...

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Built about 1915 with a tall parapet that makes it almost as tall as the 2-story building to its west. This building and the identical double-storefront building at 100...
DeWitt School Board Approves New Middle School Math Curriculum and...
The DeWitt School Board met for its monthly meeting on September 13th at 7:00pm in the new Middle School Media Center. Members present were April Herring, Johnny Lockley,...
DeWitt Hospital Receives Certificate for Stroke Care
The DeWitt Hospital received a Certificate of Recognition from the Arkansas Department of Health for achieving an outstanding performance for stroke care in the July...
Park Stabilization and Street Repair Projects Underway
On Monday, September 12th, Mayor Relyea announced a quorum was present and opened the meeting with the invocation. After the approval of minutes from the previous meeting...