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THIS AND THAT AROUND MAGGIE'S HOMETOWN
GREETINGS: My goodness Folks, I hope that nobody has melted in all this rain that we have had lately. But, I guess it is about par for March and April to be rainy and...
The Daily Checklist
For years, leadership gurus, personal coaches, and the like have been touting the benefits of prioritizing our activities and making checklists to help keep us focused on...
Strong Women Meets at PCCUA
Strong Women meets at Phillips Community College University of Arkansas DeWitt Campus on Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 a.m. Under the Extension Get...


St. Charles Police Reports
On 3/4/16 St. Charles Police Chief, Jamie Forbes stopped a car for Speeding. When Chief Forbes reached the vehicle, he could smell the odor of what he believed to be...
Spellers Compete for State Title and Invite to Nationals
The best spellers in the state will compete in the Arkansas State Spelling Bee on Saturday, March 12, in the Reynolds Performance Hall on the University of Central Arkansas...
Tamara DeBerry, Vice-Chancellor Carolyn Turner and Theresa Dupuy PCCUA Medical Terminology Students Honored
PCCUA students and employees, Tamara DeBerry and Theresa Dupuy, are congratulated by Carolyn Turner, DeWitt Campus Vice-Chancellor for scoring 100%...


Kaley Webb Named Editor for DeWitt Era Enterprise
Kaley joined our team as Editor in March 2016. She replaced Shelly Faulkner. Her daily responsibilities include planning and revising content that...


Shelley's mother's vintage rag rugs Grand Prairie Quilt Society, March 9, Meeting
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met March 9 at the Cross Heirs Retreat Center in Humphrey for their regular March meeting with six members present...


RECEPTION HONORS CHAPTER’S 50th ANNIVERSARY: Members of the Grand Prairie Chapter DAR and special guests, gathered on February 27 at the Stuttgart Arts Center to celebrate the chapter’s 50th anniversary. Those pictured live in Stuttgart unless otherwise noted. Seated: Gail Norman, Chaplain; special guest Marilyn Gibson of Jacksonville, granddaughter of founding chapter Regent, Rosamond James McCuskey; Carrie Davison, Marvell; and Janet Bryant. Standing, left to right: Vicki Scott, Little Rock; Gena Jennings, Chapter Historian, Dewitt; Louise Gibbins, Chapter Librarian; Susanne Braithwaite; Crista Shepherd, Chapter Secretary, Tichnor (partially obscured); Caroline Gibbins Morgan, (obscured); Raeann Braithwaite, Chapter Treasurer, Almyra; Ashli Ahrens, Chapter Regent, Little Rock; Mary Deere, Arkansas DAR State Regent, Provincia De La Sal Chapter, Benton; Glennda Fread, Chapter Parliamentarian, Almyra; Allison D Holland, Arkansas State DAR Historian, Wataseka District Director and Chapter Vice Regent, Little Rock; Joanne McMickle, West Helena; Karen Carnahan; Jeanne Nash, Little Rock; and Claudia Ahrens. Grand Prairie DAR Chapter Celebrates Golden Anniversary
The Grand Prairie Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) held a 50th anniversary commemoration reception at the...


DANA’S HOUSE, INC. ASKS ALL OF ARKANSAS TO GIVE ONLINE THROUGH...
Arkansas County, and Arkansas givers will have an opportunity to stretch their charitable dollars by making online gifts to Dana’s House, Inc. through ArkansasGives.org...
Bunge closes doors at St. Charles
The gates have been closed permanently at Bunge North America in St. Charles. Farmers in the area will have to truck their goods further distances...


Arkansas County Casa
Annual Pork Loin Sale Saturday, March 26 from 11-1. Pick up will be at the FUMC in Dewitt. Tickets are $25 each. For tickets, please call 870-344-1791 or 870-509-0529....
Slade Whiting treats Paige Patterson to a night on the town! Tichnor Fire Department Fundraiser
The annual fundraiser for the Tichnor Volunteer Fire Department was held this past Saturday. The sunny afternoon was a grand setting for folks from...


Jo McDougall Publishes New Book of Poems
DeWitt native, Jo McDougall announces her eighth published book of poems, The Undiscovered Room, from Tavern Books, Portland, Oregon. McDougall...


Holzhauer and Grantham Celebrate Their 6th Birthdays
BFF's Kara Holzhauer and Ava-Grace Grantham celebrated their 6th birthdays by hosting a Pet Adoption Party at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in...