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Faith Baptist Church Holds Fundraiser
By Melissa Grantham Faith Baptist Church held their annual fundraiser Smoked Chicken & Silent Auction for Arkansas County children hoping to...


East Lab Hosts Fishing Derby
The DeWitt High School East Lab class sponsored the fishing derby Saturday, April 25th at the DeWitt City Park and the Lions Club furnished snacks....


Carly McSwain paints Carson Connells face DeWitt Dog Days
The DeWitt Dog Days was held Saturday, May 2nd on the court square from 10:00 a.m. till 1:00 p.m. to raise money for the animal shelter. The day...


Around The County
Headline: Around The County The American Legion Auxiliary will meet May 7th at 5:30 at the Willows. Please make plans to attend. Arkansas Century Farm Applications due May...
Barbara Jones, Katie Young, Gladys Hearn, Joan McFerrin, Melinda Bennett, and Onita Watson Arkansas County Extension Homemakers Volunteering for Local Nursing...
Members of the Arkansas County Extension Homemakers have made it their mission to empower individuals and families to improve their lives through...


Kimbrell with Representative Chris Richey Kimbrell is Page for a Day
15 year old William Austin Kimbrell paged in the 90th Arkansas General Assembly House of Representatives for Representative Chris Richey March 12,...


JOHNSON, RYDBERG EARN ALL-GAC GOLF HONORS
RUSSELLVILLE, Arkansas University of Arkansas at Monticello women's golfers Lauren Johnson and Frida Rydberg have been selected to the 2014-15...


Grantham and Henderson To Wed
Mr. and Mrs. Jim Grantham of Tichnor, AR are pleased to announce the wedding of their daughter, Megan Alyse Grantham to Hunter Lee Henderson, son...


1st runner up Kearston Grace Glidewell, Little Miss Gillett and most photogenic Presley Chase Adams, 2nd runner up Kinsley Carroll, 3rd runner up Seyller Michelle Staggs Gillett Pageants
Photos by KBS Photography


4-H Program Assistant Alta Lockley and Arkansas County EH members Barbara Jones, Sandra Webb, Gladys Hearn, Shirley Fread, Shirley Jackson and Family & Consumer Sciences Agent LaTaaka Harvey standing in front of a very unique mural in the lobby of Arkansas Childrens Hospital Thursday, April 16, 2015. Extension Homemakers Give Back During A Time to Share
LaTaaka Harvey, County Extension Agent Family & Consumer Sciences Four Extension Homemaker members, 4-H Program Assistant Alta Lockley, and...


Casscoe Holds Annual Bar-B-Que
Casscoe held their annual all you can eat bar-b-que Saturday, April 25th from 4:30-7:30 at the Community Center. The menu included bar-b-qued pork...


Arkansas Alligators
A program entitled Arkansas Alligators will be held Saturday, May 2nd from 11am-1pm at Potlatch Conservation Education Center at Cooks Lake, 625 Cooks Lake Road in Casscoe,...
Photo, by JoEllen Jackson is of the group looking at a quilt member Tammie Fjellstrom completed. Art work displayed in the background is by Betty Henderson. April meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts Guild
The monthly meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts Guild was called to order by President, Shelley Barber on Saturday, April 11th at 1:30...


7th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive
The DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home held their 7th Annual Spring Fling Health Fair and Blood Drive Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the outpatient...


Real Encounters MOTO & BMX Stunt Teams Come to DeWitt
All photos by Marilyn Rousseau