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Walter Jones cooking the hotdogs Dale Bumpers White River National Wildlife Refuge Hosts Youth...
The Dale Bumpers White River National Wildlife Refuge hosted their annual Fishing Derby on June 11 at the Farm Unit near Ethel to celebrate...


Connecting Educators
Did you know today’s skilled and professional workforce is aging out and the next generation of new talent is not sufficiently skilled to fill the demand. There are an...
Regular and Crisis Li Heap Energy Assistance Program to Open
Arkansas CO – As the warm weather arrives across the region, many will be left struggling to cool their homes. For those needing help paying the cost of cooling their home,...
Boater Education Course
Boater Education Course will be held Saturday, June 25, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Potlatch Conservation Education Center at Cook’s Lake, 625 Cooks Lake Road, Casscoe....
Free Diabetes Education Class Offered at DeWitt Sr. Citizens Center
Learn how to take charge of your diabetes DeWitt, AR, June 6, 2016: The Greater Delta Alliance for Health is offering a free, six-week community class in manag- ing...
Local Man Robbed, Beaten and Tied Up
Last Thursday a local man was robbed, beaten and tied up in his home North of DeWitt near HWY 130. A female suspect knocked on the victim’s door at approximately 5:00PM....
Farmer Mike Sturdivant (left) meets with Mississippi-based Entergy Electric Conversion Program field rep JP Stewart. Due West Farm Saves Energy and Money by Going Electric
Mike Sturdivant III is no stranger to change. After five generations of growing cotton in Glendora, Mississippi, a nematode infestation on the...


The Esteses Celebrate 60 Years
David and Norma Estes of DeWitt, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary last Saturday at the First Assembly of God Church. They had a beautiful...


AR County EHC members attending Bib Workshop from the left:  Charlene Fread Wingfield, Betty Knoll, Joan McFerrin, Shirley Fread, Melinda Bennett, Gladys Hearn (AR County EH Council Treasurer), Shirley Jackson, & Barbara Jones (AR County EH Council President). Seated at machine: Katie Young.  Not pictured: Alta Lockley, Prairie Gems President and Onita Watson. Prairie Gems EH Club hosts Bib Workshop Creating Joy for Residents...
The AR County Extension Homemakers (EH) Club, Prairie Gems, hosted a Bib workshop on Thursday, May 19, 2016 from 9-12 at the U of A Cooperative...


Bowling League Receives Trophies
The Mallard Sunset Bowling League concluded their season at the Rice Bowl Lanes in Stuttgart. The Awards banquet was held May 3,2016 at A.C. Fish...


L-R Spencer alter, Wyatt Luebke, Garrett Cummings, Braden Wilson and Jacob Boyd DeWitt Trap Club
DeWitt Trap Club began around two years ago when Mike Merritt and John Alter built a range for their kids and local friends. As interest about the...


(L-R) Back Row,Jamie Bueker,Sherrie Hargrove, Paige Patterson, Meagan Padgett, Gary Padgett, Janice Noble, Laura Essex, Slade Patterson
Front Row, Gay Rusk and Connie Essex Mission Meathead
On Saturday, May 21 DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary helped the Keith Patterson Family at the bone marrow donor registry drive. The...


Pennington Receives Yoga Certification
Debbie Pennington works in the business office on the DeWitt campus of Phillips Community College. She is now a certified yoga instructor that...


Herring Receives Leadership Award
April Herring is the Financial Aid Specialist on the DeWitt Campus of Phillips Community College. She also serves as the Chair for the Financial...


Sisters Emily Golleher and Sarah Zornes compete for a prize. 4-H Spirit of “76 Club
The 4-H Spirit of ’76 Club ended their school year activities with a day of fun at the Dewitt City Park on Wednesday afternoon. This group of 25...