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Professional Athletics Perform at Gillett Heritage Days
Professional Athletics performed throughout the day at Gillett Heritage Days Saturday, May 23rd. Coaches Ryan Salami, Raymond McLeod, Angel Relyea...


Operation Round-Up aids 13 nonprofits
Jacksonville, Ark., May 20, 2015 Thirteen local nonprofit organizations received donations thanks to First Electric Cooperative members who...


Greg with his wife, Julie, and sons Jack, 13, and Ben, 11. Hackneys Named 2015 Arkansas County Farm Family of the Year
By Terrye Seamon The Greg Hackney Family of Gillett has been chosen the 2015 Arkansas County Farm Family of the Year. We are very excited about...


Photo by JoEllen Jackson is of several visitors who enjoyed the First Annual Arts and Crafts Sale held under the canopy of the Farmer's Market Pavilion on Main Street in Stuttgart. GPAC May 2015 Meeting Event
The May meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts was the successful First Annual Arts and Crafts Sale, held Saturday, May 2nd from 9:00 a.m. to...


Gillett Heritage Days
The seventh annual Gillett Heritage Days Festival was held Saturday, May 23rd at the Menard Heritage Park. Festivities for the day included baggo...


Tricia Rawls and Tracy Russell deliver Kelli Mortons food Chicken Salad Sandwich Lunch at DeWitt City Park
The DeWitt Parks and Recreation held a chicken salad sandwich fundraiser drive-thru Thursday, May 21st. All proceeds go to the improvements of the...


X Factor Dance Recital
By Melissa Grantham Keep Calm and Dance On was the theme of The X Factor Dance Studios 2015 recital. Artistic director and owner, Tara Shook,...


Glenda's finished Autumn leaves quilt Grand Prairie Quilt Society Meeting report, May 13, 2015
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met May 13 at the Stuttgart Public Library with 9 members present. Glenda opened the meeting with the thought for...


PCCUA DeWitt Foundation Gets New Member
Karen Watts, co-owner of Deans Pharmacy, has joined the PCCUA DeWitt Foundation. Karen attended DeWitt High School and earned a Doctor of Pharmacy...


Miss Arkansas Visits DES
The 3rd through 5th grade students at DeWitt Elementary were treated to a special appearance by Miss Arkansas, Ashton Campbell, Tuesday May 5th before beginning the Park...
Mannis & Sutterfield to Wed
Carissa and Harley Mannis of DeWitt, AR would like to announce the wedding of their mother, Alyssa Kay Mannis to Timothy Blake Sutterfield. ...


Hargrove Memorial scholarship fund seeks applicants
STUTTGART Nursing and pharmacy students are encouraged to apply now for a $1,000 scholarship offered through the Nicky Hargrove Memorial scholarship fund. Each applicant...
English Couple Visit DeWitt
Patrick Richard and his wife, Claire, from Sussex, England, recently visited Jay and Dena Bly in DeWitt. Jay Bly, a former teacher in Stuttgart,...


Gladys Hearn, Joan McFerrin, Eleanor Bullock, Patsy Coose, Bettye Knoll Arkansas County Extension Homemakers Celebrate Membership
Arkansas County Extension Homemakers celebrated years of membership at the Spring EH Council Meeting held on April 22 at Phillips Community College...


4-H/TRACTOR SUPPLY COMPANY PAPER CLOVER CAMPAIGN
The 4-H/TSC Paper Clover Campaign is a nationwide, in-store fundraiser that benefits 4-H programming in the communities where a TSC store is...