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Local Landmark Catches Fire
We have all heard the saying that “a dog is a man’s best friend” and for the owner’s of Tichnor’s Wild Goose Store, Bill and Kasey Harris, they...

Historical Group Holds Winter Meeting at Stuttgart
The Grand Prairie Historical Society held their winter quarterly meeting Thursday evening, January 21, at the Museum of the Arkansas Grand Prairie in Stuttgart. An...
First Electric Accepting Scholarship, Youth Tour applications First...
High school seniors whose parents or guardians are First Electric members may apply for one of five $2,000 scholarships that the cooperative awards each year. To be...
Donna Barnett's Surprise Party
Donna Barnett was overwhelmed with joy as she was completely surprised on her birthday with over seventy-five of her closest friends and family at...

Arkansas County Sheriff Warns Public About Theft
The Arkansas County Sheriff, Allen Cheek, warns the public now that hunting season is over to install your game cameras around your hunting clubs. Cheek also reminds the...
2016 MISS ARKANSAS COUNTY RICE CONTEST Set for March 7
Headline: 2016 MISS ARKANSAS COUNTY RICE CONTEST Set for March 7 Rice is one of the largest grown crops in Arkansas County and is very important to the economy of our...
8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball Draws Huge Crowd
“The Good Times Rolled” Saturday, February 6th at the 8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball held at the PCCUA Campus in DeWitt. Catered Heavy Hors d’oeuvres...

8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball Draws Huge Crowd
“The Good Times Rolled” Saturday, February 6th at the 8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball held at the PCCUA Campus in DeWitt. Catered Heavy Hors d’oeuvres and beer, wine, open bar...
Melissa and Drew Whiting with Hollye and Kirk Vansandt 4th Annual Acres of Help Banquet
“And when ye reap the harvest of your land, thou shalt not make clean riddance of the corners of thy field when thou reapest, neither shalt thou...

UofA Extension Service Sponsors County Crop Production Meetings
The Arkansas County Crop Production Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 4, 2016 in the conference room at the Rice Research & Extension Center on Hwy. 130 East of...
Three Rivers Ducks Unlimited Banquet
The Three Rivers Ducks Unlimited Banquet was held Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds. Doors opened at 6:00 p.m....

Best of DeWitt’s Citizen of the Year: Daniel Kirkpatrick
In his “Cross of Gold” speech in 1896, William Jennings Bryan said, “You cannot judge a man’s life by the success of a moment, by the victory of...

Mayor Ralph Relyea and wife Tiila with guest speaker Craig O’Neill DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Hosts Best of DeWitt Banquet

Acres of Help Banquet
As we enter the month of February, the month known for its Love and Compassion, the Acres of Help Organization would like to remind everyone that they will be hosting...
Front Row:
Gage Allen, Lizzy Martin, Kaitlyn Allen, Sophie Allen
Back Row:
Jayden Allen, Sarah Gresham, Connor Henry, Riley Allen, Autumn Danner 4-H Fashion Revue and Share The Fun
Arkansas County 4-H enjoyed a night of fun and fashion on January 25 at Faith Baptist Church Gym. MC’s were Destiny Brown and Riley Allen. ...