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Faith Baptist Fishers of Men Host Annual Fish Fry
“Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.” Matthew 4:19 The men of Faith Baptist Church, without a doubt, went above and beyond to spread...
DHS Art Students Receive Honors at the 2019 Eastern Region Student...
Seven DHS art students placed in the 2019 Eastern Region Student Art Competition, sponsored by the Arkansas Art Educators. Judging took place at...

DES Students Slime The Teachers
DeWitt Elementary students 3rd through 5th grade took their last interim assessment during the week of March 15th. The grade levels competed...

Poor Arrested for Forgery and Theft of Property
According to Prosecuting Attorney, Todd H. Murray, April Michelle Poor has been charged for Forgery in the 2nd Degree and Theft of Property....

Wreck on Hwy 130 Results in One Fatality
An Arkansas County resident has died after an accident on Hwy. 130 at Malone Road. According to Arkansas State Police report, a farm tractor...

Party on the Square to Feature Kansas City-based Band Knock Kneed...
When plans were in the works for Party on the Square, the music was given special attention. Many around the DeWitt and Arkansas County area...

Mayor Proclaims March as Youth Art Month in DeWitt
Mayor Jimmy Black signed a proclamation on Tuesday, March 12, declaring the month of March as "Youth Art Month" in DeWitt. This in in conjunction...

Master Gardeners’ Luncheon to Feature Program on Growing Roses
With the arrival of spring we naturally think of flowers and gardening. The Master Gardeners of Arkansas County will offer you a chance to learn about roses and other...
DHNH Auxiliary Hosts Chicken Spaghetti Dinner Drive Thru
The Monday following Daylight Savings weekend worked to benefit the fundraising efforts by the DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary as they...

DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Holds March Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held its monthly meeting on Thursday, March 21, 2019, in the community room at the PCCUA-DeWitt campus. Treasurer Gena Jennings called the...
Annual Vaccine Clinic Held in St. Charles
Dr. Laura Milholen of Pet Tracks Vet Clinic in DeWitt loaded up the scales, vaccines, tags, and treats and set up in the St. Charles Fire...

Miller Named New Chief of Police
Greg Miller has been named new chief of police with the City of DeWitt Police Department. DeWitt City Mayor, Jimmy Black, announced the...

March DeWitt City Council
On Monday, March 11th, Mayor Jimmy Black announced a quorum was present and opened the meeting with the invocation. After approval of the minutes from the February 11th...
DeWitt School Board March Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the Administration Building. Vice President, April Herring, called the meeting to...
Barnes Retires from DeWitt Bank & Trust
A retirement reception was held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 in honor of Dorothy Ann Barnes in the lobby at DeWitt Bank and Trust. Family, friends,...