Local News

Grand Prairie Center Hosts 2015 Rice Expo
The Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart hosted the 2015 Arkansas Rice Expo Friday, August 7th. The doors opened at 8:00 a.m. and people flooded the...


First Baptist Church Hosts Back to School Bash
Matthew 25:40 And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my...


Caldwell Leaves DHNH
By Terrye Seamon Darren Caldwell, CEO of DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home, has taken a new position as hospital administrator at Harris Medical Center in Newport,...
Around The County
The DeWitt Senior Center will continue to accept donations during August for our Annual Rummage sale coming in October. If you would like to donate items to the sale you...
1st Annual Squirrel Memorial Softball Tournament For SIDS Awareness
  By: Michelle Hollimon   SIDS Awareness for Squirrel held their first fundraiser of the year this past Saturday, August 8, 2015, in an effort...


AUGUST IS CHILD FIND AWARENESS MONTH
  August has been designated Child Find Awareness Month by the Arkansas Department of Education. Locating children up to 21 years of age, with special education needs is...
The U.S. Rice Producers Association Meeting
The U.S Rice Producers Association Meeting 1   The U.S. Rice Producers Association (USRPA) recently held their summer board meeting in Branson,...


Caldwell Steps Down as President of Chamber
By Terrye Seamon Due to job relocation, Darren Caldwell, president of the DeWitt Chamber of Commerce, told chamber members at their meeting July 16 that he is stepping...
AROUND THE COUNTY
  The 9th annual back to school fun day will take place Saturday, August 1 from 11am until 3pm at the DeWitt Community Center at the city park. Fun and games for all ages,...
9th Annual Back To School Fun Day
Nichols and Hills Chapel A.M.E. Church is ready for their 9th annual back to school fun day. The event will take place Saturday, August 1 from 11am until 3pm at the DeWitt...
JAMMIN WITH CAM EASTER SEALS/CONLEYS ANGELS
Cam Shelton, talented 10 year old son of Dustin and Brandy Shelton of Casscoe, will perform at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, August 8 at The Bull Pen in...


The Grand Prairie Quilt Society Meeting
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met July8 at the Stuttgart Public Library with 7 members present. Glenda opened the meeting with the thought for...


Miss Arkansas County Rice, Delia Barrett, speaks to PCCUA DeWitt...
  On Wednesday, July 8, Delia Barrett, Miss Arkansas Rice 2015, make a presentation to the Healthy Eating group at PCCUA DeWitt Campus. She shared...


Miller and Coleman to Wed
  Mr. and Mrs. Charles Mitchell Miller and Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Craig Coleman announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children,...


Members of Arkansas Delegation Announce More than $3 Million for...
  Supports Upgrades to Airports in Arkansas, Baxter, Chicot, Craighead, Greene, Hempstead, Izard, Lawrence, Lonoke, Mississippi, Sevier and Yell Counties WASHINGTON -...