Local News

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Gage Allen, Lizzy Martin, Kaitlyn Allen, Sophie Allen
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Jayden Allen, Sarah Gresham, Connor Henry, Riley Allen, Autumn Danner 4-H Fashion Revue and Share The Fun
Arkansas County 4-H enjoyed a night of fun and fashion on January 25 at Faith Baptist Church Gym. MC’s were Destiny Brown and Riley Allen. ...


4-H Afterschool Program Schedules Free Training
The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service’s Arkansas 4-H Afterschool Provider Training Program is a vibrant, statewide initiative raising awareness for...
Front row l-r- Joshua, Aaron and Lucas Fuhrman
2nd row- Thelma Gordon, Paxton Neece, Randy Tidwell, Londyn Turner, Sharon, Peyton Neece, Leland and Marian Fuhrman
3rd row- Jacob Turner, Sarah Johnston, Ryan Tidwell, Bonnie Fisher, Benny and Paula Fuhrman, Jeanette and Michael Neece
back row- Nicole Turner, Shawn Smith, Megan Tidwell, Laura Turner, Susan Hestir, Gay Counce and Sharon Lay Friends and Family in Hot Springs Celebrate Sharon Fuhrman Tidwells...


FOSTER CHILD SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Dana’s House Announces Scholarship Program for Foster Children Dana’s House is proud to announce the formation of the Foster Child Scholarship Program. This will be...
Hannah Bishop with Luke Smith with his 320- pound boar hog he killed Bishop and Smith Kill Hogs
Hannah Bishop and Luke Smith killed four boar hogs Saturday while hunting with Luke’s dad, Tim Smith and Hannah’s grandpa Thayn Morton. Smith’s...


Best of DeWitt’s Neighbor of the Year: Robert Poston
(Photo by Tammy P. Photography) Having a good neighbor is something to be thankful for. In the case of this year’s Best of DeWitt’s Neighbor of...


A Mission Trip to Haiti
And I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go?” Then I said “Here I am! SEND ME” Isaiah 6:8. The Lord put a...


U.S. Army Pvt. Jarquisha J. Jones has graduated from basic infantry...
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in...
Glenda's Diversity scrap quilt made with 1410 blocks. The Grand Prairie Quilt Society Meeting
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met January 13 at the Stuttgart Public Library with11 members and one guest, Laurie Eason from New Jersey. Glenda...


The Arkansas County Road Department replaces a wooden bridge on...


St. Luke’s Lutheran Church to Host 51st Annual Spaghetti Supper
St. Luke’s Lutheran Church will host its 55th Annual Spaghetti Supper on Saturday, January 23, 2016. St. Luke’s Lutheran Church is located at 903 E. 2nd Street. The...
Entrance to lakes now Rollin’ On The River
Residents of Indian Bay have been keeping a close watch on the White River as recent flooding has left some homes there standing in water. The...


Remembering Martin Luther King’s Birthday
The community of DeWitt celebrated Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday Monday, January 18th. The celebration started with a parade, speeches and...


Pictured, left – right:
Bruce and Betsy Otwell of Little Rock, Kellie Duncan, Teresa Hudson, and Jean Wilson of North Little Rock with the beginnings of their rugs. Not pictured: Lisa and Misty Boatman and Emily Lindsey. Rag Rug Workshop at Lower White River Museum State Park
A rag rug workshop was held Saturday, January 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Lower White River Museum State Park in Des Arc, Arkansas....


Old DeWitt Photograph
My mother, Sue Shackelford Crawford, was from DeWitt. Her dad was C J "Shakey" Shackelford, a long-time DeWitt businessman and civic leader. ...