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Local Volunteers Form Passionate Paws
A group of local community members have formed together and created Passionate Paws, a group who is dedicated to helping the animals at the local shelter. Groups have been...
DeWitt Middle School Outstanding Dragons for September
The Dewitt Middle School has chosen two students from each grade who exemplify academic success, excellent standards of behavior and enthusiastic...

Breastfeeding is Beneficial to Both Baby and Mom
Mothers world-wide have debated on whether to breastfeed their infants or immediately start them on formula. For some, it’s a no brainer to go with...

ARCO food drive for local food pantry
The 2018 Feds Feeds Families (FFF) food drive campaign is underway across the country.  The Arkansas County Farm Service Agency an agency of United States Department of...
3rd Annual Jordan Murphy Memorial Cross Country Meet
On the morning of Saturday, September 29th, a dense fog was lingering over Arkansas Post National Memorial Park as the DeWitt Athletic Booster...

Almyra Resident Shot during Standoff Situation
UPDATE: On Monday, October 8, 2018 at approximately 8:30 p.m. Arkansas County Deputies were dispatched to 202 W. Main Street in Almyra in reference to an individual on a...
Enjoy the Majesty of Fall: Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October...
The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by offering 10 colorful trees and bushes when you join the organization in October. The free trees are part of the...
The DeWitt Dragons MAD Robotics team members are: Ashlynne Jenkins, Jakob Fuchs, Katie Everett, Mary-Claire Grantham, Hallie Horton, Layton McKewen, Leah Muse, Don Hubsch (sponsor), Blaise Northern, Peyton Danner, Elijah Martin. Kneeling: Logan Menard, Robot #5729, Jacob Key. DeWitt MAD Dragons Robotics Joins Alliance And Wins First Place
On Saturday, September 29th, the DeWitt MAD Dragons Robotics team was part of an alliance that won the Ozark Mountain Brawl Robotics Tournament at...

2018 Mass Flu Clinic
The Arkansas Department of Health held its’ annual drive-through Mass Flu Clinic at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds on Tuesday, September 25, 2018....

Junior Dragons Slay The Hamburg Lions
With an exciting opening first half of the football game that resulted in the DJH Dragons monopolizing the scoreboard with a 40-0 score, the second...

Ferguson Rural Health Clinic Welcomes Bennett as New APRN
Tracy Bennett, APRN, is the newest addition to the Ferguson Rural Health Clinic team. Bennett earned her degree in Adult Gerontology and is now...

Duke Tip 2018
Each year the 7th Grade Talent Search helps educators and families determine how advanced their students’ abilities truly are and what level of...

DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Holds September Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held its September luncheon meeting on Thursday, September 20, 2018 in the community room at PCCUA. Vice President Ja Chambless called the...
Bohnert Is First Female To Be Awarded Guardian Status
The Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp Commander at Pine Bluff announced that at the recently held Grand Executive Meeting of the Sons of Confederate Veterans for the state,...
Bueker to Wed Patterson
Hank and Jamie Bueker of Stuttgart would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Shelby Marie Bueker to Jimmie...