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Lynch with her family Lynch Retires from GES
Kris Lynch was honored with a retirement reception Friday, June 5th at the Gillett Elementary School. Lynch has taught in the school for...


London Remembered During Juneteenth Celebration
During the festivities at the Juneteenth celebration Saturday, 24 balloons were released in memory of Ricky London Sr. who was taken from this life...


First United Methodist Church Hosts Vacation Bible School
  The First United Methodist Church held their Vacation Bible School Monday, June 8- Thursday, June 11th from 9:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. Everest...


DeWitt Celebrates Juneteenth
People all over the United States celebrated Saturday, June 13th as the day that commemorates African American freedom and emphasizes education and...


Around The County
VBS at Grace Church Grace Church Gillett will host Vacation Bible School on Saturday, June 20 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. for K-5th grade.The theme is Weird...
4-H DAY ON THE WILD SIDE
4-H Day on the Wild Side was held on Thursday, June 11 at Dale Bumpers White River National Refuge with nine youth, two adults and Extension staff...


Through The Years
Steve and Lana Martin will celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary Saturday, June 20th. They were married in 1965 at The Assembly of God Church in...


Pre-Kindergarten classroom to open at DeWitt Elementary School
  DeWitt School District is pleased to announce the award of a High Quality Preschool Grant from the Division of Childcare and Early Childhood Services, Arkansas...
Girl Scout Cadets Earn Silver Award for Community Service
By Terrye Seamon Six cadets in Girl Scout Troop 1309 recently earned the silver award, the highest level of honor bestowed on a cadet. In order to...


First Baptist Church hosts Vacation Bible School
Faith, love, and friendship were key components on Monday as First Baptist Church hosted its annual Game Day event for children pre-k fifth grade....


Tricia Young, Winnie Wilson and Jill Bisswanger DMS Honors Retirees
By Terrye Seamon   The faculty of DeWitt Middle School honored Tricia Young, Winnie Wilson and Jill Bisswanger at a retirement reception in the...


Denman Retires from DeWitt School District
A reception honoring Peggy Denmans retirement was held Thursday, June 4th at the DeWitt Elementary School. Peggy has taught in the DeWitt School...


Car Crashes into Restaurant
By Terrye Seamon It was just a miracle no one was in the hallway, restaurant owner Debbie Fox said concerning the accident that occurred June 2...


Watkins Retires from DeWitt Post Office
The employees at the DeWitt Post Office had a Surprise Retirement Party for Roger Watkins on Friday night at The Bull Pen. Roger retired with 30...


Tractor Supply Pet Appreciation Week
Tractor Supply in Stuttgart celebrated Pet Appreciation Week by hosting Pet Adoption Day Saturday, May 30th. Caring 4 Canines brought 4 dogs and...