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Community Service Scholars Announced
          The Phillips Community College Foundation-DeWitt Council recognizes the importance of community service and provides a $250 scholarship...


City Council Approves Property Cleanup Lien Ordinance and Mid-Year...
After an opening invocation by Mayor Ralph Relyea, approval of minutes from previous meeting, and approval of paying the bills, Council Member Debbie Fox, Finance Committee...
Arkansas County Author Releases New Book
William Shrum, a native of Stuttgart, AR, and born in DeWitt AR, has released a new book with his mother Maranda Katherine Austin Shrum, with her...


Front Row:  Juliann Goldman, Chloe Campbell, Kaitlyn Allen, Sophie Allen, Daniel Danner, Gage Allen
Middle Row:  Connor Henry, Josh Goldman, Autumn Danner, Jayden Allen, Cole Campbell
Back Row:  Will Phillips, Rob Phillips, Rachel Goldman, Kaylie Fisher. Riley Allen 4-H District O’Rama
  Arkansas County 4-H members participated in Delta District 4-H O'Rama at East Arkansas Community College in Forrest City on June 16. Eight...


Bouncy Houses set up for the block party St Charles Baptist Church Hosts Block Party/Registration for VBS
The St Charles Baptist Church held their block party/registration for Vacation Bible School Saturday, June 11 from 10AM– 12PM. The ages attending...


Segars, Counce to Wed
Taylor Counce and John Segars to wed on June 18th in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Taylor, daughter of Gay Counce of Gillett, and Sam & Mimi Counce of Hot...


Moss Graduates with Honors
Magan Moss, daughter of Joseph and Amanda Moss, formely of DeWitt graduated with honors in Pueblo West, Colorado. She is the granddaughter of the...


Grace Church Presents Clayton Jennings at Grand Prairie Center
Central Indiana native Clayton Jennings is an author, filmmaker, former ABC producer, and internationally known evangelist who is taking his...


Mrs. Deana Fisher, giving Mrs. Barbara Kirkpatrick a pie in the face First United Methodist Church Holds VBS
First United Methodist Church held their annual Vacation Bible School June 6-8. The theme for this year was Surf Shack, Catch the Wave of God’s...


Billie Jo Gardner, Paul Gardner, and Gene Jones display some of the produce they have grown and offer for sale at the DeWitt Farmers Market. Farmers Market Offers Fresh Garden Produce and More
Now that summer has arrived, we look forward to enjoying fresh vegetables from the garden. There is an abundance of fresh produce available to...


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...