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Pictured left to right: Teresa Jenkins, Kathy Suggs, and Tammy Mannis of DeWitt Bank and Trust Company DBT HOLIDAY FOOD DRIVE IS UNDERWAY
          DeWitt Bank and Trust Company employees are collecting non-perishable food items to benefit the Caring and Sharing Food Pantry...


Christmas Open Houses
DeWitt Merchants celebrated Christmas Open House Sunday, November 22nd. Stores offered door prizes, special discounts and refreshments.


Bake Sale Held to Benefit Hancock
A bake sale was held Friday, October 23rd at Big Time Rentals in DeWitt to benefit Price Hancock. Hancock was recently diagnosed with a form of...


L-r front row- Shirley (Rowland) Mitchell, Beverly (Allen) Sivils, Barbara (Kennedy) Nelson, Jerry Lynne (Rousseau) Staton, Flora (Regan) Sisemore, Johnny Currie, Carolyn (Mell) Martin, Jo Carlo (Young) Knox, Peggy (Price) WilliamsL-r second row- Bill Knoll, Linda Ruth (Young) Vaughn, Barbara (Simpson) Jackson, Barbara (Bohannon) Notter, Linda (Byers) Wallace, Carolyn (McGhee) Cates, Edna (Lepine) Bennett, Sandra Leder, Shirley (Boyd) Perry, Carolyn (Wallace) WatsonL-r third row- Dickie Allen, Leon Matthews, Marion Berry, Patsy (Pike) Nelson, Jimmy ODell, Doug Eggburn, Ralph Relyea 55th class reunion


Students Recognized
Sunday, October 25, during the 11:00 a.m. worship services, Pastor Abraham W. Woodard, Jr. and Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church family...


Arkansas County Judge Eddie Best signs 4-H Proclamation during Quorum Court while 4-H members watch. 4-H Appreciation Coffee Held at Arkansas County Courthouse
With October being 4-H Promotion and Expansion month, the members of 4-H provided coffee and snacks October 13th before the monthly Quorum Court...


1st Annual Candlelight Memorial
The first annual Candlelight Memorial in honor of Preston Luke (Squirrel) Poston and all the other tiny angels who lost their lives to SIDS was...


The County Builds New Bridge on Mary Louise Road
The Arkansas County road crew replaced a bridge on Mary Louise Road with a new flatcar bridge. The County raised the road 7 feet due to previous...


Perritt and Barsotti Engagement
Lydia Perritt of Fayetteville and Nick Barsotti of Little Rock, along with their parents Freddie and Kelly Perritt of Gillett and SuAnn Scales of...


PCCUA Announces Outstanding Staff Awards
    Kim Rawls, Darrell Burkes, and Kim Kirby have been recognized as 2014-2015 outstanding staff at Phillips Community College of the University...


National Public Lands Day
By Melissa Grantham   National Public Lands Day is the single largest volunteer event at American's parks and public lands. It began in 1994 with...


Howe and Gillam To Wed
Johnny and Lisa Howe of DeWitt Arkansas are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Heidi Jo Howe to Bronson...


DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Meets
By Terrye Seamon The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce met September 17 at Phillips Community College DeWitt Campus for their regular monthly meeting. Gracie Jemerson,...
4-H September News
By Melissa Grantham   The Arkansas County 4-H Spirit of '76 Club met last week with 25 members present. The group listened to a presentation by...


Parking at Dragon Stadium
  Parking for Friday nights game at Dragon Stadium has changed with the construction of a new middle school underway. Signs will be posted to direct fans to additional...