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Studio 16 Grand Opening
Cassidy Grammer is the owner of Studio 16 Dance. She started dancing when she was only three years old. She is currently a soloist for Center Stage...

The cook master Michael Jenkins. The Redeemed Church of God in Christ BBQ Fundraiser

Olaf enjoying the sunshine. Vaccination Clinic at DeWitt Fire Station

L-R : Operation Round-Up Trustee James Phillips, Senior Center Manager Julie Duncan and Council Members Gladys Carr and Joan Snell First Electric donates $1,000 to DeWitt Senior Center
First Electric Cooperative’s member-supported Operation Round-Up program awarded $15,000 to 14 local organizations in April. Members who enroll in...

DeWitt Local Earns Spot on All-Great American Conference Team
HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas -University of Arkansas at Monticello women’s golfer Lauren Johnson and Frida Rydberg have earned their second straight...

Frost Named Eagle Scout in DeWitt
Dalton Alan Frost named Eagle Scout for the Boy Scout Troop 81 in DeWitt. Dalton is the son of Alan and Sheryl Frost. He is a member of DeWitt Boy...

Re-enactors James Branson and Calvin Parton appeared in several military period costumes, including this one as a 1916 German officer “on holiday”, or leave. German Heritage Festival
The German Heritage Festival was held Saturday at the Grand Prairie Museum in Stuttgart. It began early in the morning with a 5-k run, a German...

City Council Holds Special Meeting
The DeWitt City Council held a special meeting Thursday afternoon, April 21. The purpose of the meeting was for council members to consider passing Ordinance 793, which...
8th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive
The DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home held their 8th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive Tuesday, April 19 from 9AM-6PM. Due to the...

Delia Barrett and Torri Dumond Dumond Named 2016 Miss Arkansas County Rice
The 2016 Miss Arkansas County Rice Contest was held March 14th at the County Extension Office in DeWitt. Rice is one of the largest grown crops in...

Side view Tree Falls, Destroying Family Home
Two DeWitt locals were forced out of their home after a huge tree crushed the structure on South Main Street during the high winds last Monday....

2015 Awards Group Photo GRAND PRAIRE CHAPTER EARNS STATE DAR AWARDS
GRAND PRAIRE CHAPTER EARNS STATE DAR AWARDS: Members of the Grand Prairie Chapter DAR are pictured here during the March chapter meeting at the...

Council Member Dallas Traylor is sworn in by South Arkansas County District Court Judge Park Eldridge. City Council Welcomes New Alderman
The DeWitt City Council meeting April 11 started with Southern Arkansas County District Court Judge Park Eldridge swearing in Dallas Traylor as...

Project Director Wendy Talbot, left, and GDAH Executive Director Mellie Bridwell, right, accept check from Susan G. Komen for the Cure-Arkansas Affiliate Executive Director Sherrye McBryde, center, at presentation luncheon in Little Rock. $167K Grant to Expand Life Saving Services in Arkansas County
In 2015, the Greater Delta Alliance for Health’s (GDAH) Access Project Pink/Reach Every Woman program allowed for 450 women throughout Southeast...

L-R Jim Tucker, Nan Davenport, Keith Connell, Christine Smith, December, Hood, Mary McCarty, Judge Best, Megan  Whitcomb, Melissa Bitner, Darlene Sanders, Judy Coit, Rita Wolfe. Arkansas County Quorum Court
Arkansas County Quorum Court met last Tuesday and began the meeting with a proclamation to declare the month of April as National 911 Month. ...