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Boozman Votes to Prevent an Increase in Grocery Costs for Arkansas...
  WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) - a member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry - voted on Thursday to support bipartisan...
Arkansas Farm Bureau Names Scholarship Recipients
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Farm Bureau Scholarship Foundation Committee has named the 12 recipients of the $3,000 Farm Bureau Foundation scholarship for the 2016-2017...
Welcoming Baby Layman
Haylee Layman and Cody Maier would like to proudly announce the birth of their son, Owen Michael Lynn Layman. Owen was born June 3, 2016 at 11:02...


Summer Fun in Arkansas
Parks enrich all of our lives. Franklin Roosevelt once called our national parks the outward symbol of the great human principle. As our nation celebrates the 100th...
Missionary to Speak at Sunnyside MBC
You have heard of all the people who have been driven from their homes in the Middle East. You have heard about the difficulty finding homes, shelter and provisions for...
HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS EXPLORE THE MEDICAL WORLD
Delta Memorial Hospital was full of young, happy faces in lab coats as eleven high school students learned about healthcare career opportunities at the local and state...
Free Classes for EMT Certification
MONTICELLO, AR — Free classes in emergency medical technician (EMT) education and certification will be offered by the UAM College of Technology-McGehee beginning August...
Robert M. Hill First Electric Members Re-elect Hill, Love
Jacksonville, AR: First Electric Cooperative held its annual membership meeting June 23 at the cooperative’s headquarters in Jacksonville. Members,...


DeWitt Local Receives Acceptance Letter from ASMSA
Destiny Brown has been accepted to the Arkansas School for Mathematics, Science, and the Arts (ASMSA) located in Hot Springs. She started...


DeWitt Commercial Historic District
On June 25, Rachel Silva, an employee for the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, gave a walking tour in DeWitt. Each week, the DeWitt Era...


“Delta: Rediscovered” at Prairie County Historical Museum
“Delta: Rediscovered,” the touring exhibit of rare photographs of early Arkansas life along the White River, will be on display from July 1st through August 5th, 2016, at...
Example 2 of the playground equipment being considered City of DeWitt Holds Public Town Meeting
The City of Dewitt held a public town meeting in Dewitt City Hall on Monday, June 27 at 6:00 p.m. The first thing that was discussed was the...


Everyone enjoying their fish 25th Annual Crocketts Bluff Celebration
On Monday, July 4, Crocketts Bluff hosted their annual 4th of July celebration. The event began at 9:30AM with the Daniel Boone Bullock Memorial...


Maranda Austin Shrum of Stuttgart and Marji Ruffin Hackney of DeWitt. Friends from “Little Cubie” since first grade. Photo by Bill Shrum “Memories of Little Cubie” Book Signing
William Shrum, a Grand Prairie Native, has released his first book, “Memories of Little Cubie.” This is a book reiterating memories his mother,...


NASS Acreage Report for Arkansas: Sorghum Sinks, Cotton Rebounds,...
JONESBORO, Ark. – Arkansas sorghum acres evaporated, soybean acres rose on a late-inning price rally, and rice gained acres thanks to lower fuel and fertilizer prices and...