Local News

Norris and Jordan To Wed
Mr. and Mrs. Rocky Norris of Springdale, AR and Mr. and Mrs. David Jordan of Bella Vista, AR, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of...

DES Assistant Principal, Bobbie Steeland and Principal, Julie Amstutz DeWitt Elementary School Receives a B in The Arkansas School...
The DeWitt Elementary School recently received a B in the Arkansas School Grading System. The A-F grading scale is a widely accepted way to...

Bowling named 2015-16 Miss Arkansas Rice
  BRINKLEY Lynnsey Bowling of McCrory (Woodruff County) was named 2015-16 Miss Arkansas Rice on Aug. 22 at the Brinkley Convention Center....

Booster Club Hosts Hamburger Drive-Thru
The Booster Club held their annual Hamburger Drive-thru lunch Sunday, August 23rd from 11:00- 1:30 at Southern Ag. Tickets were $8.

photo by JoEllen Jackson, is of the group around the tables of Sandra Clawitter's home, listening as Shelley shares events listed in the Museum Store. August Meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts Guild
    The August meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts Guild was held in the lovely Ulm home of member and Vice President, Sandra Clawitter...

Alter Trains at Olympic Development Camp in Colorado Springs
  DeWitt High School10th grader, Spencer Alter trained at the Bunker Trapp Shoot at the Olympic Development Camp in Colorado Springs July 30-...

Ariel shot of some of the boats 2nd annual Flotilla Raises Big Money
      Last month, 5-600+ people in 250 +/- boats hit the White River for the 2nd annual Buck Finns Geauxrilla Flotilla on June 27th. The run is...

Shelton Performs at Bull Pen for Easter Seals/Conleys Angels
  Cam Shelton, the talented 10 year old son of Dustin and Brandy Shelton of Casscoe, performed at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, August 8 at the Bull Pen. Shelton performed for tips...
Place Birth Announcement
  Tyler and Laura Beth Place of Gillett proudly announce the birth of their son, Benjamin Ellis Place. Benjamin was born July 2, 2015 at 8:34 a.m. in Pine Bluff and...
Ladies Night with Lori Merrill
  A Ladies Night with guest speaker Lori Merrill, author of Called to be a Keeper and Jesus, Our Perfect Example will be held at the First Baptist Church August 14th at...
Hearn Birth Announcement
Jentry and Braylee Hearn proudly announce the birth of their newest addition.   Brooks Daniel Hearn was born Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 8:59 a.m....

Grand Prairie Center Hosts 2015 Rice Expo
The Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart hosted the 2015 Arkansas Rice Expo Friday, August 7th. The doors opened at 8:00 a.m. and people flooded the...

First Baptist Church Hosts Back to School Bash
Matthew 25:40 And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my...

Caldwell Leaves DHNH
By Terrye Seamon Darren Caldwell, CEO of DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home, has taken a new position as hospital administrator at Harris Medical Center in Newport,...
Around The County
The DeWitt Senior Center will continue to accept donations during August for our Annual Rummage sale coming in October. If you would like to donate items to the sale you...