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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...
2016 MISS ARKANSAS COUNTY RICE CONTEST Set for March 7
Headline: 2016 MISS ARKANSAS COUNTY RICE CONTEST Set for March 7 Rice is one of the largest grown crops in Arkansas County and is very important to the economy of our...
8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball Draws Huge Crowd
“The Good Times Rolled” Saturday, February 6th at the 8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball held at the PCCUA Campus in DeWitt. Catered Heavy Hors d’oeuvres...


8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball Draws Huge Crowd
“The Good Times Rolled” Saturday, February 6th at the 8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball held at the PCCUA Campus in DeWitt. Catered Heavy Hors d’oeuvres and beer, wine, open bar...
Adam Hargrove, Rance Simpson, Brian Hargrove and Stanley Lovett 4th Annual Acres of Help Banquet
“And when ye reap the harvest of your land, thou shalt not make clean riddance of the corners of thy field when thou reapest, neither shalt thou...


UofA Extension Service Sponsors County Crop Production Meetings
The Arkansas County Crop Production Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 4, 2016 in the conference room at the Rice Research & Extension Center on Hwy. 130 East of...
Three Rivers Ducks Unlimited Banquet
The Three Rivers Ducks Unlimited Banquet was held Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds. Doors opened at 6:00 p.m....


Best of DeWitt’s Citizen of the Year: Daniel Kirkpatrick
In his “Cross of Gold” speech in 1896, William Jennings Bryan said, “You cannot judge a man’s life by the success of a moment, by the victory of...


Neighbor of the Year- Robert Poston DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Hosts Best of DeWitt Banquet


Acres of Help Banquet
As we enter the month of February, the month known for its Love and Compassion, the Acres of Help Organization would like to remind everyone that they will be hosting...
Front Row:
Gage Allen, Lizzy Martin, Kaitlyn Allen, Sophie Allen
Back Row:
Jayden Allen, Sarah Gresham, Connor Henry, Riley Allen, Autumn Danner 4-H Fashion Revue and Share The Fun
Arkansas County 4-H enjoyed a night of fun and fashion on January 25 at Faith Baptist Church Gym. MC’s were Destiny Brown and Riley Allen. ...


4-H Afterschool Program Schedules Free Training
The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service’s Arkansas 4-H Afterschool Provider Training Program is a vibrant, statewide initiative raising awareness for...
Front row l-r- Joshua, Aaron and Lucas Fuhrman
2nd row- Thelma Gordon, Paxton Neece, Randy Tidwell, Londyn Turner, Sharon, Peyton Neece, Leland and Marian Fuhrman
3rd row- Jacob Turner, Sarah Johnston, Ryan Tidwell, Bonnie Fisher, Benny and Paula Fuhrman, Jeanette and Michael Neece
back row- Nicole Turner, Shawn Smith, Megan Tidwell, Laura Turner, Susan Hestir, Gay Counce and Sharon Lay Friends and Family in Hot Springs Celebrate Sharon Fuhrman Tidwells...


FOSTER CHILD SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Dana’s House Announces Scholarship Program for Foster Children Dana’s House is proud to announce the formation of the Foster Child Scholarship Program. This will be...
Hannah Bishop with Luke Smith with his 320- pound boar hog he killed Bishop and Smith Kill Hogs
Hannah Bishop and Luke Smith killed four boar hogs Saturday while hunting with Luke’s dad, Tim Smith and Hannah’s grandpa Thayn Morton. Smith’s...