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DeWitt Hospital Receives Five-Star Rating
By Terrye Seamon People that leave our hospital feel like they were treated very well, and that, for me, is what it is all about, DeWitt Hospital...


Dale Bumpers White River National Wildlife Refuge Free Youth...
In celebration of National Boating and Fishing Week, Dale Bumpers White River National Wildlife Refuge will host a youth fishing derby at the Farm Unit, near Ethel. This...
Around The County
There will be a reception honoring Peggy Denman at DeWitt Elementary School Cafeteria Thursday, June 4th from 3:30-4:30. Mrs. Denman is retiring as a teacher with the...
Tree Give-a-way at DeWitt Elementary
The Arkansas Forestry Commission represented by Forest Ranger 2, David Sears gave a talk today at DeWitt Elementary today. David talked to the...


Rodgers Graduates Basic Military Training
Air Force Airman 1st Class Krystal W. Rodgers graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an...
Professional Athletics Perform at Gillett Heritage Days
Professional Athletics performed throughout the day at Gillett Heritage Days Saturday, May 23rd. Coaches Ryan Salami, Raymond McLeod, Angel Relyea...


Operation Round-Up aids 13 nonprofits
Jacksonville, Ark., May 20, 2015 Thirteen local nonprofit organizations received donations thanks to First Electric Cooperative members who...


Greg with his wife, Julie, and sons Jack, 13, and Ben, 11. Hackneys Named 2015 Arkansas County Farm Family of the Year
By Terrye Seamon The Greg Hackney Family of Gillett has been chosen the 2015 Arkansas County Farm Family of the Year. We are very excited about...


Photo by JoEllen Jackson is of several visitors who enjoyed the First Annual Arts and Crafts Sale held under the canopy of the Farmer's Market Pavilion on Main Street in Stuttgart. GPAC May 2015 Meeting Event
The May meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts was the successful First Annual Arts and Crafts Sale, held Saturday, May 2nd from 9:00 a.m. to...


Gillett Heritage Days
The seventh annual Gillett Heritage Days Festival was held Saturday, May 23rd at the Menard Heritage Park. Festivities for the day included baggo...


Tricia Rawls and Tracy Russell deliver Kelli Mortons food Chicken Salad Sandwich Lunch at DeWitt City Park
The DeWitt Parks and Recreation held a chicken salad sandwich fundraiser drive-thru Thursday, May 21st. All proceeds go to the improvements of the...


X Factor Dance Recital
By Melissa Grantham Keep Calm and Dance On was the theme of The X Factor Dance Studios 2015 recital. Artistic director and owner, Tara Shook,...


Glenda's finished Autumn leaves quilt Grand Prairie Quilt Society Meeting report, May 13, 2015
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met May 13 at the Stuttgart Public Library with 9 members present. Glenda opened the meeting with the thought for...


PCCUA DeWitt Foundation Gets New Member
Karen Watts, co-owner of Deans Pharmacy, has joined the PCCUA DeWitt Foundation. Karen attended DeWitt High School and earned a Doctor of Pharmacy...


Miss Arkansas Visits DES
The 3rd through 5th grade students at DeWitt Elementary were treated to a special appearance by Miss Arkansas, Ashton Campbell, Tuesday May 5th before beginning the Park...