Local News

PCCUA Announces Outstanding Staff Awards
    Kim Rawls, Darrell Burkes, and Kim Kirby have been recognized as 2014-2015 outstanding staff at Phillips Community College of the University...

National Public Lands Day
By Melissa Grantham   National Public Lands Day is the single largest volunteer event at American's parks and public lands. It began in 1994 with...

Howe and Gillam To Wed
Johnny and Lisa Howe of DeWitt Arkansas are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Heidi Jo Howe to Bronson...

DeWitt Chamber of Commerce Meets
By Terrye Seamon The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce met September 17 at Phillips Community College DeWitt Campus for their regular monthly meeting. Gracie Jemerson,...
4-H September News
By Melissa Grantham   The Arkansas County 4-H Spirit of '76 Club met last week with 25 members present. The group listened to a presentation by...

Parking at Dragon Stadium
  Parking for Friday nights game at Dragon Stadium has changed with the construction of a new middle school underway. Signs will be posted to direct fans to additional...
First Baptist Church Kicks Off C.I.A. Program
The First Baptist Church kicked off their C.I.A. Program Wednesday, August 26th from 5:00- 6:00. Parents were able to register their kids and the...

First Baptist Church Hosts Color Wars
The First Baptist Church hosted Color Wars Wednesday, August 26th at the home of Ron and Jo Ann Hestir. Kids grades 6-12th enjoyed fun and games...

Territory Sales Manager Doug Cole, General Manager Mike Linton and Regional Dealer Development Manager John Franklin DeWitt and Carlisle Heritage Agriculture Receives Award for...
  Heritage Agriculture Dealerships in DeWitt and Carlisle have been awarded the Pinnacle Award for being the best of the best. Regional Dealer...

Construction work brings parking changes for game nights
  Questions have been posed about where to park for football games with construction of a new middle school underway. A parking map has been posted on the district website...
Chapman Honored with Retirement Reception
Jerry Chapman was honored with a retirement reception August 28th at the DeWitt Municipal Waterworks Office. Chapman has worked for DeWitt...

Around The County
    The Annual Hamburger Supper of The American Legion and Auxiliary will be held on Thursday, September 3rd at 6:30 p.m. at Camp Doughboy. This is for the Girls and...
left to right Clementine Turner, Jackie Williams, Arkansas County Farm Bureau President Heath Long, Tiffany McPherson Arkansas County Farm Bureau Donates the Proceeds from Ticket Sales...

Arkansas County Fair Pageants
    Entries for the 2015 Princess Bluebonnet, Little Miss Arkansas County, Petite Miss Arkansas County, Jr. Miss Arkansas County and Miss Arkansas County are in. The...
POULTRY TESTING CLINIC SET FOR SEPTEMBER 3.
Grant Beckwith, County Extension Agent - Agriculture     The 2015 Arkansas County Fair is just around the corner, and in preparation poultry must be tested before they...