Local News

Parking at Dragon Stadium
  Parking for Friday nights game at Dragon Stadium has changed with the construction of a new middle school underway. Signs will be posted to direct fans to additional...
First Baptist Church Kicks Off C.I.A. Program
The First Baptist Church kicked off their C.I.A. Program Wednesday, August 26th from 5:00- 6:00. Parents were able to register their kids and the...


First Baptist Church Hosts Color Wars
The First Baptist Church hosted Color Wars Wednesday, August 26th at the home of Ron and Jo Ann Hestir. Kids grades 6-12th enjoyed fun and games...


Territory Sales Manager Doug Cole, General Manager Mike Linton and Regional Dealer Development Manager John Franklin DeWitt and Carlisle Heritage Agriculture Receives Award for...
  Heritage Agriculture Dealerships in DeWitt and Carlisle have been awarded the Pinnacle Award for being the best of the best. Regional Dealer...


Construction work brings parking changes for game nights
  Questions have been posed about where to park for football games with construction of a new middle school underway. A parking map has been posted on the district website...
Chapman Honored with Retirement Reception
Jerry Chapman was honored with a retirement reception August 28th at the DeWitt Municipal Waterworks Office. Chapman has worked for DeWitt...


Around The County
    The Annual Hamburger Supper of The American Legion and Auxiliary will be held on Thursday, September 3rd at 6:30 p.m. at Camp Doughboy. This is for the Girls and...
left to right Clementine Turner, Jackie Williams, Arkansas County Farm Bureau President Heath Long, Tiffany McPherson Arkansas County Farm Bureau Donates the Proceeds from Ticket Sales...


Arkansas County Fair Pageants
    Entries for the 2015 Princess Bluebonnet, Little Miss Arkansas County, Petite Miss Arkansas County, Jr. Miss Arkansas County and Miss Arkansas County are in. The...
POULTRY TESTING CLINIC SET FOR SEPTEMBER 3.
Grant Beckwith, County Extension Agent - Agriculture     The 2015 Arkansas County Fair is just around the corner, and in preparation poultry must be tested before they...
Norris and Jordan To Wed
Mr. and Mrs. Rocky Norris of Springdale, AR and Mr. and Mrs. David Jordan of Bella Vista, AR, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of...


DES Assistant Principal, Bobbie Steeland and Principal, Julie Amstutz DeWitt Elementary School Receives a B in The Arkansas School...
The DeWitt Elementary School recently received a B in the Arkansas School Grading System. The A-F grading scale is a widely accepted way to...


Bowling named 2015-16 Miss Arkansas Rice
  BRINKLEY Lynnsey Bowling of McCrory (Woodruff County) was named 2015-16 Miss Arkansas Rice on Aug. 22 at the Brinkley Convention Center....


Booster Club Hosts Hamburger Drive-Thru
The Booster Club held their annual Hamburger Drive-thru lunch Sunday, August 23rd from 11:00- 1:30 at Southern Ag. Tickets were $8.


photo by JoEllen Jackson, is of the group around the tables of Sandra Clawitter's home, listening as Shelley shares events listed in the Museum Store. August Meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts Guild
    The August meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts Guild was held in the lovely Ulm home of member and Vice President, Sandra Clawitter...