Local News

Alter Trains at Olympic Development Camp in Colorado Springs
  DeWitt High School10th grader, Spencer Alter trained at the Bunker Trapp Shoot at the Olympic Development Camp in Colorado Springs July 30-...


Louis Gibbs (Buck Finn) of Stuttgart handing over a check to Walter Jones of the White River Refuge friends and Bo Sloan, White River Refuge Manager for $12,741.35 2nd annual Flotilla Raises Big Money
      Last month, 5-600+ people in 250 +/- boats hit the White River for the 2nd annual Buck Finns Geauxrilla Flotilla on June 27th. The run is...


Shelton Performs at Bull Pen for Easter Seals/Conleys Angels
  Cam Shelton, the talented 10 year old son of Dustin and Brandy Shelton of Casscoe, performed at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, August 8 at the Bull Pen. Shelton performed for tips...
Place Birth Announcement
  Tyler and Laura Beth Place of Gillett proudly announce the birth of their son, Benjamin Ellis Place. Benjamin was born July 2, 2015 at 8:34 a.m. in Pine Bluff and...
Ladies Night with Lori Merrill
  A Ladies Night with guest speaker Lori Merrill, author of Called to be a Keeper and Jesus, Our Perfect Example will be held at the First Baptist Church August 14th at...
Hearn Birth Announcement
Jentry and Braylee Hearn proudly announce the birth of their newest addition.   Brooks Daniel Hearn was born Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 8:59 a.m....


Grand Prairie Center Hosts 2015 Rice Expo
The Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart hosted the 2015 Arkansas Rice Expo Friday, August 7th. The doors opened at 8:00 a.m. and people flooded the...


First Baptist Church Hosts Back to School Bash
Matthew 25:40 And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my...


Caldwell Leaves DHNH
By Terrye Seamon Darren Caldwell, CEO of DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home, has taken a new position as hospital administrator at Harris Medical Center in Newport,...
Around The County
The DeWitt Senior Center will continue to accept donations during August for our Annual Rummage sale coming in October. If you would like to donate items to the sale you...
1st Annual Squirrel Memorial Softball Tournament For SIDS Awareness
  By: Michelle Hollimon   SIDS Awareness for Squirrel held their first fundraiser of the year this past Saturday, August 8, 2015, in an effort...


AUGUST IS CHILD FIND AWARENESS MONTH
  August has been designated Child Find Awareness Month by the Arkansas Department of Education. Locating children up to 21 years of age, with special education needs is...
The U.S. Rice Producers Association Meeting
The U.S Rice Producers Association Meeting 1   The U.S. Rice Producers Association (USRPA) recently held their summer board meeting in Branson,...


Caldwell Steps Down as President of Chamber
By Terrye Seamon Due to job relocation, Darren Caldwell, president of the DeWitt Chamber of Commerce, told chamber members at their meeting July 16 that he is stepping...
AROUND THE COUNTY
  The 9th annual back to school fun day will take place Saturday, August 1 from 11am until 3pm at the DeWitt Community Center at the city park. Fun and games for all ages,...