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Rita Johnson, GCA Regional Manager; Angela Nutt, GCA Account Manager for DeWitt School District; Wilma Larry, GCA Custodian at Gillett Elementary; and Rachel Mitchell, Gillett Elementary Principal Larry Named Employee of the Year
Wilma Larry, custodian at the Gillett Elementary School, was awarded Employee of the Year of 2015 by her company of employment, GCA.


Help Available for Grieving People
Help is available for individuals who have experienced the death of a loved one. Countless people have found help, hope and healing through weekly sessions of a program...
Breast cancer "post-surgery" pillows that the society members will help make on Thursday, Feb 11 at the 1st. Christian church's "Projects for Others" workday. Grand Prairie Quilt Society Meeting
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met February 10 at the Stuttgart Public Library with 7 members present. Glenda opened the meeting with the thought...


Cecila Gray DeWitt Nursing Home Celebrates Mardi Gras
The residents of Crestpark celebrated Mardi Gras Tuesday, February 9th. The residents enjoyed cake, gumbo and sandwiches.


Crisis Energy Assistance Program to Open
Arkansas CO – As the cold weather arrives across the region, many will be left struggling to heat their homes. For those needing help paying the cost of heating their home,...
Valentines Bill and Betty Bateman who will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary March 25th Crestpark Celebrates Valentines Day


Arkansas County Sheriff Warns Public About Theft
The Arkansas County Sheriff, Allen Cheek, warns the public now that hunting season is over to install your game cameras around your hunting clubs. Cheek also reminds the...
Arkansas Black Hall of Fame Foundation Grant Proposals Due April 1...
For the twelfth year in a row, the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame (ABHF) Foundation, in partnership with Arkansas Community Foundation, is awarding grants to programs that...
Ag Safety Awareness Week is March 6-12
LITTLE ROCK — Across the country, Farm Bureaus are making safety a top priority this spring through the Agricultural Safety Awareness Program (ASAP). As a part of ASAP,...
16th Annual ABCD Memorial Scholarship Fund Fish Fry and Auction
The year was 2000 - a new millennia, believed by some to be a sign of great fortune and opportunity; it was also a Leap year, which added an extra...


Walk Across Arkansas: Statewide Fitness Challenge Kicks off Feb. 15
County Extension Agent – Family & Consumer Sciences Walk Across Arkansas, one of the largest public fitness initiatives in the state, begins its spring 2016 edition on...
Local Landmark Catches Fire
We have all heard the saying that “a dog is a man’s best friend” and for the owner’s of Tichnor’s Wild Goose Store, Bill and Kasey Harris, they...


Historical Group Holds Winter Meeting at Stuttgart
The Grand Prairie Historical Society held their winter quarterly meeting Thursday evening, January 21, at the Museum of the Arkansas Grand Prairie in Stuttgart. An...
First Electric Accepting Scholarship, Youth Tour applications First...
High school seniors whose parents or guardians are First Electric members may apply for one of five $2,000 scholarships that the cooperative awards each year. To be...
Donna Barnett's Surprise Party
Donna Barnett was overwhelmed with joy as she was completely surprised on her birthday with over seventy-five of her closest friends and family at...