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DeWitt School Board August Meeting
The DeWitt School Board held its regular board meeting on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. President Drew Whiting called the meeting to order and led those in attendance in...
Jessup-Tidwell Engagement
Jeannie Jessup and David Jessup announce the engagement of their daughter, Morgan Elizabeth to Marc Zachary Tidwell, son of Tracy and Mark Tidwell...


Almyra Hosts Arts and Crafts Fair
Saturday, August 4th, was a beautiful, breezy day and the perfect weather for Almyra’s First Annual Arts and Crafts Fair. There was free entry to...


Randy Rhodes, Arkansas Game & Fish Commission, Sheriff Todd Wright, Arkansas County Sheriff’s Office, Scott Rosegrant, Arkansas State Police, Bradley Poen U.S. Fish & Wildlife Office, and Sgt Troy Fuaghn, Arkansas Game & Fish. Law Officials Arrest Local Man After Executing Search on Marijuana...
According to Arkansas County Sheriff Todd Wright, the Arkansas County Sheriff’s Office, along with Arkansas State Police, Arkansas Game & Fish, and...


DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Holds August Meeting
The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce held its August luncheon meeting on Thursday, August 16, 2018 in the community room at PCCUA. A delicious lunch including lasagna, toast,...
Maria Salers Local Man Shot and Killed in His Home
According to Arkansas County Sheriff’s office, a call came in around 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 16th about a shooting that occurred on Whiting...


Local Law Enforcement Continues to Get Drugs Off of ARCO Streets
On Saturday, August 18, 2018 Arkansas County Sheriff Deputies Steven Bobo, Ronnie Carr, and Jimmy Carr conducted a search at 1203 E. Harrison St....


“Jesus Welcomes the Children” during St. Charles MBC VBS
Each Summer, children look forward to attending VBS at their churches and this Summer’s VBS was no exception for approximately 20 children who...


Hampton Raises Over $650 at Lemonade Stand
Avery Hampton recently had her annual lemonade stand at Lodge Corner. She raised over $650.  The money she made went to purchase the food for the...


Grand Prairie Quilt Society Discuss Community Project
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met August 8, 2018 at the Stuttgart Public Library with 6 members present.  Glenda opened the meeting with the...


DeWitt Public Schools Host Open House
Summer vacation has ended and sleeping in late will have to wait until the weekends. The 2018-19 school year has officially begun and is sure to...


12th Annual Back to School Fun Day
For the twelfth year, Nichol and Hills Chapel Churches and the Concerned Citizens of DeWitt, along with the 30-40 volunteers, extended their...


3rd Annual Back to School Bash
Each year as the new school year approaches, parents spend a great amount of money on school supplies, new clothes, and more, to ensure that their...


Kooling Off at the 6th Annual Kool The Kids on the Square
On Thursday, August 2nd, the City of DeWitt’s Fire Department, Police Department, and the team from CenterPoint Energy hosted the 6th Annual Kool...


Kids have a BLAST during VBS at McAdams Road Church
Summer vacation is coming to an end but that did not stop approximately 30 children from having a BLAST during this year’s Vacation Bible School at...