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3rd Annual Almyra Community Egg Hunt
The Almyra Community held their annual egg hunt March 19th at the Almyra Community Center. Following the hunt, participants enjoyed a small bounce...

Bill Sanders Bo Piper Memorial Benefit Bass Tournament
Bass Fisherman it is time to get your bass boats ready for the 19th Bill Sanders – Bo Piper Memorial Benefit Bass Tournament, Saturday, April 9th on the Arkansas River out...
Community Briefs
It is Spring Break and everyone is excited about being out of school. It is a great time for all to enjoy. You can help around the house, some will be visiting friends out...
DANA’S HOUSE, INC. ASKS ALL OF ARKANSAS TO GIVE ONLINE THROUGH...
Arkansas County, and Arkansas givers will have an opportunity to stretch their charitable dollars by making online gifts to Dana’s House, Inc. through ArkansasGives.org...
The cutest Easter chick is Jacquelin Ballon! DeWitt City Park Easter Egg Hunt
The annual Easter egg hunt, sponsored by the Wildlife 4-H Club was a huge success, despite temperatures in the 40’s, on Saturday. Held at the...

R Auxiliary Members Back Row - Allie Roush, Jake Rieves, Kyla Patterson
Front Row - Lexi Brown, Autumn Johnson, Alexa Pike, BethAnn Shadwick, Victoria Adams, Cheynne Milliken DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Annual Chicken Spaghetti Supper
The DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home Auxiliary is a volunteer group of men and women who strive to make our Hospital and Nursing Home the best it...

Treasurer Betty Cotner receiving donation from Chairman Heather Morgan Donation to Food Pantry
The Arkansas County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee made a donation to the Caring and Sharing Food Pantry last week.

First Baptist Church Trip to Oklahoma
Youth minister Jason Wilkins and wife, Emmali, took nine high school and middle school students on a three-day team building trip to Talihina,...

First Baptist Preschool Egg Hunt

Master Gardeners to Conduct Spring Plant Sale & Luncheon
The Arkansas County Master Gardeners will sponsor a Spring Plant Sale & Luncheon on Saturday, April 16. This event will feature a luncheon with a presentation on...
Spirit of '76 4-H Club meeting
Ken Nelson demonstrates how he collects honey from the boxes. He says that, “It is a family effort to handle the bees, which produce about 60...

St. Patrick's Day at Crestpark
Crestpark held a St. Patrick’s Day Party last Thursday. The clients had finger foods and green punch. They were also provided with quirky glasses...

THIS & THAT AROUND MAGGIE'S HOMETOWN
GREETINGS: Well, guess what friends, it's Monday again. In some ways that's good because we are still here, but folks, just where did the past weeks go? I guess when...
Trike A Thon for St. Jude
First Baptist Preschool of DeWitt raised $3,500 for St. Jude. They have been raising money for over 30 years. The preschoolers collected money from...

City Welcomes New Alderman and Animal Enforcement Officer
The DeWitt City Council welcomed two new faces to the city’s team of public servants at their meeting March 14. Dallas Traylor is the new alderman for Ward 3 and Karen...