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Arkansas Rice Council, Rice Farmers to Hold Annual Meeting Feb. 5...
New Farm Policies and Women's Event Among Program Items Little Rock, Ark. - The Arkansas Rice Council and Arkansas Rice Farmers will hold their annual meeting and...
Charlotte Hackney, Administrator of DeWitt Nursing Home, presents Akins with flowers Akins Celebrates 100th Birthday
DeWitt Nursing Home resident Ruth Hayes Morphis Akins celebrated her 100th birthday Saturday, January 16th surrounded by her family, friends and...


Jr. Miss Gillett Makenzie Smith The 73rd Annual Gillett Coon Supper
The Gillett Farmers and Businessmen’s Club hosted the 73rd Annual Coon Supper Saturday, January 9, 2016 at the Gillett Elementary Gymnasium. The...


Seated l-r Donna Vittitow, Event Chair and Dean Watts, Auction Chair
Foundation Members standing l-r – Ann Fly, Pat Lumsden, Ron Hestir, Tom Jacobs, Belvia Rodgers and PCCUA Foundation Development Officer- Diana Graves PCCUA Foundation To Host 8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball
Foundation Members standing l-r – Ann Fly, Pat Lumsden, Ron Hestir, Tom Jacobs, Belvia Rodgers and PCCUA Foundation Development Officer- Diana...


PAPER PIECING QUILTING SERIES SNACK & LEARN
Arkansas County Cooperative Extension will be offering a class on how to paper piece quilts with Charlene Wingfield, Prairie Gems EHC Member. The class will be every...
Miss Grand Prairie and Miss Grand Prairie Outstanding Teen Pageants
The Miss Grand Prairie and Miss Grand Prairie Outstanding Teen pageants will be held January 30, 2016 at the Grand Prairie Center Auditorium in Stuttgart, Arkansas. The...
Caravan heading to St. Charles from DeWitt Farewell to a Fireman
The streets of St. Charles were filled with fire trucks, emergency medical technicians and first responders Sunday as many gathered to pay their...


Chloe- Belle Grantham killed her first deer, a doe, while hunting...


Joyce Hargrove, Kara Puryear, Alex Nsengimana and Crystal Simpson at the Operation Christmas Child Global Conference in Orlando, Florida. Best of DeWitt’s Volunteers of the Year: Joyce Hargrove and Crystal...
John F. Kennedy said, “One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.” If two people try to make a difference, then the results are...


BAPTIST HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER-STUTTGART ACQUIRES NEW TOUCHSCREEN...
As part of Baptist Health’s commitment to expand and improve the care provided to the residents of Stuttgart and the surrounding areas, Baptist Health Medical...
Baby, Tiny, Petite, Junior and Young Miss South Arkansas Youth...
Baby, Tiny, Petite, Junior and Young Miss South Arkansas youth pageants to be held on Saturday January 30, 2016 at the Grand Prairie Center Auditorium in Stuttgart. . ...
Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame to Add 6 Members
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame will induct six individuals whose leadership and service have brought distinction to the state’s largest industry...
Vivien Meins and Gail Abramson 4th Annual “Berry Pre-Coon Supper Reception”
The 4th annual “Berry Pre-Coon Supper Reception” was held January 9th at the Berry Farm Shop in Gillett. Tickets were $30 each and sponsorships...


Pat Brown, Mary Nell Whitmore, Betty Cotner and Bro. Daniel Kirkpatrick St. Charles Methodist Church Donates to Caring and Sharing Food Pantry
By Shelly Faulkner   St. Charles Methodist Church members collected food during the month of November for the Caring and Sharing Food Pantry....


Susie Thomas gives blood First United Methodist Church Hosts Blood Drive
  The First United Methodist Church hosted a Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, December 7th. Twenty-seven people came out to donate blood and a...