Schools

PCCUA-Helena orientation co-coordinators Monica Quattlebaum (L) and Debbie Hardy display a number of give-away items for students taking part in student orientation prior to the start of fall classes. Student orientation has proven successful in helping students be successful in reaching their educational goals. (Marla Riddell photo) PCCUA to Host Student Orientation Prior to Fall Classes
Continuing its commitment to helping students achieve their educational goals, Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) is...


Diana Graves helping hand out papers for the college. Parents can always go back to school and PCCUA is the best place to start! Students First Look at New Middle School
The new middle school in DeWitt was open to students and parents on August 8th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The DeWitt School Board had free hot...


Special Teams Coach Jonathan Eggerman and Head DJH Coach Drew Horton TouchDown Club Hosts Meet the Dragon’s BBQ
How do we know that football season is amongst us? With the annual Meet the Dragons BBQ of course! This has been a tradition since as long as I can...


2016 Golf Team: Sean Cunnigham, Garrett Cummings, Morgan West, Garrett Lowe, Cole Jones, Taylor Jo Mannis, Peyton Gassaway, Karli Rieves, Taylor Dillion, and Abbey Baker Dragon Golf Season Tee’s Off
The DeWitt Dragon Golf Team opened up their season on Monday, August 8th, in Fordyce tournament play. The boys team placed 1st with a total score...


Kiana Wright with the help of Mrs. Debbie English and Mrs. Judy Boyd, assist Nautri Harris with picking up her schedule and locating classes. DMS Open House
Open house round two was held at the new DeWitt Middle School on August 11th in conjunction with other open houses in the district. The first was...


Student Council Senior, Leighton Wilson, assists Ms. Morgan with distribution of CAPS packets. DHS Open House
On Thursday, August 11th, DeWitt High School hosted their Open House for the 2016-2017 school year. School counselor, Ashley Smith, reports that...


Betty Vandsandt, Kay Mitchell and Charlotte Young will be in charge of K-3 car riders this year! DES Open House
Kindergarten through 5th grade kicked off open house on Thursday, August 11th at the DeWitt Elementary School. Students enjoyed meeting their new...


PCCUA Faces and Places
Alta Lockley, 4-H Program Assistant at the University of Arkansas – Extension (UAEX) in DeWitt, attended college while working full-time.  She...


First Day Back at DHS
New Year. New Directions. New Faces. Monday, August 8th, brought the summer to a close for the faculty of the DeWitt School District as everyone...


First Baptist Church Hosts Second Annual Back to School Bash
The First Baptist Church of DeWitt hosted their Second Annual Back to School Bash on Sunday, August 7th, from 4:00-6:00 p.m. According to Heather...


Dragon Prayer Walk
If there is one thing that every inhabitant of Arkansas County knows, it is that the weather on a summer evening can change within the hour. Such...


DeWitt Elementary Approved to Receive Fresh Fruits and Vegetable...
Parents, if you hear your elementary students talking about eating kiwi, star fruit, pomegranate, rutabaga or kohlrabi, it is because The Arkansas Department of Education,...
Gabriella Canseco and Heidi Smith Back to School Fun Day
The 10th Annual Back to School fun day was held on Saturday, August 6th at DeWitt Community Center. This event is hosted and created by Rev. Odessa...


Amstutz Participates at Master Principal Institute
Julie Amstutz, Principal at DeWitt Elementary School has participated and completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the Master Principal Institute and she has recently been accepted...
Chantel Poor, Riley Poor, Thomas Moss, and Carrie West in the chemistry lab
Photos by Theresa Dupuy PCCUA Students Attend STEM Academy
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas held a STEM Academy on the Stuttgart Campus July 18-21 with ten students in attendance....