Local News

Quorum Court Weighs Correctional Facility Healthcare Options
By Terrye Seamon The Arkansas County Quorum Court met Tuesday morning June 9 at the Arkansas County Courthouse in DeWitt for their regular monthly meeting. At last months...
Quilting Workshop
              An English paper piecing quilt workshop was held Saturday, June 13 at 10:00 a.m. at Lower White River Museum State...


Maraye during the talent competion Maraye Tudor Competes at State Pageant
2014 Junior Miss Arkansas County Maraye Tudor recently spent time in Russellville, AR competing in the Miss Arkansas Outstanding Teen state...


Picnic by the fire Hebron Missionary Baptist Church Hosts VBS
The Hebron Missionary Baptist Church held their Vacation Bible School Friday, June 19th from 9:00 a.m. 12:30 p.m. This years theme was Camp...


Farmers Market Offers Fresh Garden Produce and More
      Now that summer has arrived, we look forward to enjoying fresh vegetables from the garden. There is an abundance of fresh produce...


Family Touched by SIDS Promotes Awareness
By Terrye Seamon Preston Luke Squirrel Poston may have only been 3 months old when he passed away May 5 due to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome...


Elaine Hornbeck shows how to do CPR DHNH Offers HeartSavers
Recently DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home conducted its first HeartSavers Class for kids at the hospital. The HeartSavers Class consists of CPR...


DeWitt School Board breaks ground. DeWitt Middle School Groundbreaking Ceremony
By Terrye Seamon   We celebrate the visible beginnings of a new milestone in the journey of the DeWitt School District, Superintendant of DeWitt...


Brass plate on the Chapel door at the hospital DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary Project
  The DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary began in the early 1960s after the new hospital facility was completed and ready for use. Charter...


DeWitt Chamber of Commerce June Meeting
By Terrye Seamon Summer vacations and previous engagements resulted in a low turnout for the DeWitt Chamber of Commerce meeting June 18, but business went on as usual....
Around The County
  Make Your Reservations for Family Fun Day: Birds June 27   Join us on Saturday June 27th at 1 PM to hear a Birds of Prey program given by Delta Rivers...
Decoda Caldwell takes time out of fishing to pose for a picture Arkansas Post Hosts Annual Fishing Derby
The Arkansas Post Park Lake was stocked by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission with 300 channel catfish Saturday, June 20th for the annual...


Arkansas Municipal League Features St. Charles Mayor Robert Patrick
By Terrye Seamon St. Charles Mayor Robert Patrick was recently featured in a social media post by the Arkansas Municipal League celebrating June as Celebrate Small Cities...
Horton shows students Devon Malone, Alissia Dabber how to check for possible signs of stroke AR Saves Visits PCCUA Gear Up
Jerri Lynn Horton, AR Saves Stroke Director from DeWitt City Hospital visited the PCCUA Gear Up Summer Camp. Horton taught the kids how to identify...


Front Row: Josh Goldman, Juliann GoldmanMiddle Row: Kaid Nelson, Garrett Wood, Rob Phillips, Chloe Belle Grantham, Miranda NelsonBack Row: Tanner Wood, Will Phillips, Riley Allen, Mary Claire Grantham, Destiny Brown, Rachel Goldman 4-H District ORama
      Arkansas County 4-H members participated in Delta District 4-H O'Rama at East Arkansas Community College in Forrest City on June 18. Ten...