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Rhonda Golden honored for 10 years of service to PCCUA PCCUA Employees Honored for Service


Grand Prairie Chapter DAR celebrates NPS 100th Birthday NATIONAL PARK SERVICE’S 100th Birthday
The National Park Service was established August 25, 1916 under the “Organic Act” signed by President Woodrow Wilson and currently covers 84+...


Kerns and Duncan to Wed October 15, 2016
Elmer and Donna Kerns announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Samantha Jo Kerns, to Trevor Wayne Duncan. He is the son...


Horner Receives Scholarship
The Arkansas County Conservation District would like to Congratulate Zak Horner on receiving the “Johnny Holzhauer Arkansas Conservation District...


Girl Scouts DO more, SEE more, EXPERIENCE more
  LITTLE ROCK, AR – If you love making new friends, having fun, and trying new things, you’re ready for Girl Scouts! Girl Scouts provides activities to teach girls about...
130 Court Square Did You Know?
In the late 19th century, the town’s water pump and water tower were located on this corner lot. By 1913, there was a 2-story, wood-frame building...


Wade Hudson tried to hula hoop to the finish line DeWitt Hospital Hosts Luau
The sky was clear, the sun was bright, the breeze was gentle and the surf was just right for a tiki time blowout at DeWitt Hospital. The staff...


Culinary Specialist, Jamie Dunn Coming to Stuttgart Grand Prairie...
Specialist Adds Culinary Kick to Autumn, Sharing Delicious Recipes with Local Home Cooks STUTTGART, AR– The perfect recipe for creating new...


Dean McEuen with Superintendent, Lynn Dardenne Board Increases Substitute Teacher Pay
The August School Board Meeting was called to order and began by recognizing two staff members for awards they have received. First up was Linda...


Dr. Kelly Loftin, Extension Entomologist presents Will Phillips with 2nd place ribbon. Arkansas State 4-H O’Rama
Nearly 500 teenagers participated in Arkansas State 4-H O’Rama in Fayetteville on Aug. 2-5, a time when Arkansas 4-H members get to together to...


L-R Keith Perkins, Lonoke County Extension Agent – Staff Chair, Will Phillips, Rob Phillips, Connor Henry, Rachel Goldman ARKANSAS 4-H RICE QUIZ BOWL
The first Arkansas 4-H Rice Quiz Bowl was held at the 2016 Rice Expo on August 10 at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart.  Five teams competed...


West enrolls for Fall 2016 Classes at Cloud County Community College
CONCORDIA, KS- Kayla West of DeWitt, AR officially became a Cloud County Community College Thunderbird and enrolled for Fall 2016 classes during a...


The Martin Family Visits Life Size Ark
The Martin family visited the life-sized Ark on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 in Williamstown, Kentucky. Nathan Martin is the minister at the First...


Linda Gunnell receiving the Hunter Education Instructor of the Year Award Gunnell Recognized at 2016 Conservation Achievement Awards Banquet
DeWitt Middle School teacher, Linda Gunnell was recognized as Hunter Education Instructor of the Year Saturday at the Arkansas Wildlife Federation...


Specialty Courts and School Traffic Were Main Topics at DeWitt City...
Promptly at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 8th, Mayor Ralph Relyea announced a quorum was present and opened the meeting with the invocation. After the approval of minutes...