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4-H Program Assistant Alta Lockley and Arkansas County EH members Barbara Jones, Sandra Webb, Gladys Hearn, Shirley Fread, Shirley Jackson and Family & Consumer Sciences Agent LaTaaka Harvey standing in front of a very unique mural in the lobby of Arkansas Childrens Hospital Thursday, April 16, 2015. Extension Homemakers Give Back During A Time to Share
LaTaaka Harvey, County Extension Agent Family & Consumer Sciences Four Extension Homemaker members, 4-H Program Assistant Alta Lockley, and...


Casscoe Holds Annual Bar-B-Que
Casscoe held their annual all you can eat bar-b-que Saturday, April 25th from 4:30-7:30 at the Community Center. The menu included bar-b-qued pork...


Arkansas Alligators
A program entitled Arkansas Alligators will be held Saturday, May 2nd from 11am-1pm at Potlatch Conservation Education Center at Cooks Lake, 625 Cooks Lake Road in Casscoe,...
Photo, by JoEllen Jackson is of the group looking at a quilt member Tammie Fjellstrom completed. Art work displayed in the background is by Betty Henderson. April meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts Guild
The monthly meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts Guild was called to order by President, Shelley Barber on Saturday, April 11th at 1:30...


7th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive
The DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home held their 7th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the outpatient...


Real Encounters MOTO & BMX Stunt Teams Come to DeWitt
All photos by Marilyn Rousseau


Chamber Scholarship Recipients Lizzy Bronson, Chamber President Darren Caldwell and Riley Poor New Solar Power Plant Coming to Arkansas County
By Terrye Seamon Arkansas County is going to be the home of one of the largest solar powered facilities in the state, Arkansas County Judge Eddie...


DHNH Aux Holds Food Drive for The Food Pantry in March


City Council Outlines 2015 Street Paving Project
By Terrye Seamon The DeWitt City Council decided at their monthly meeting April 13 that the focus of the 2015 Street Paving Project will be on 5th and 6th streets and 13th...
Black and Buell to Wed
Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Black of DeWitt are pleased to announce the wedding of their daughter, Lisa Michelle Black to Dustin Rue Buell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Nobles of...
Arkansas Posts 4th Annual Biodiversity Fair
Arkansas Post National Memorial continues National Park Week with the fourth annual Biodiversity Fair on Saturday April 25 from 10am-4pm. The Biodiversity Fair offers kids...
2011 Volvo road grader Arkansas County Purchases New Road Grader
By Terrye Seamon Arkansas County recently used revenue from the cent sales tax to purchase a 2011 Volvo road grader. That is the first time we...


president of Arkansas County Master Gardeners Michelle Jacobs with Janet Carson U of A Cooperative Extension Horticulture Specialist 2015 Spring Garden Seminar
The Arkansas County Master Gardeners held their Spring Garden Seminar at the University of Arkansas Rice Research and Extension Center in Stuttgart...


Lauren Johnson of DeWitt UAMGOLF WOMEN FIFTH AT BEAR STATE BANK INVITATIONAL
The University of Arkansas at Monticello women's golf team wrapped up a fifth place finish out of 11 teams at Henderson State's Bear State Bank...


Public Safety Committee Meets With Volunteer Fire Department
By Terrye Seamon DeWitts Volunteer Fire Department met for their bimonthly meeting April 6 at the DeWitt Fire Station. DeWitt City Council members Debbie Fox, Vivian Meins...