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Operation Round-Up aids 13 nonprofits

Operation Round-Up aids 13 nonprofits

Jacksonville, Ark., May 20, 2015 – Thirteen local nonprofit organizations received donations thanks to First Electric Cooperative members who participate in the Operation Round-Up program. The Operation Round-Up Board of…

Hackneys Named 2015 Arkansas County Farm Family of the Year

Hackneys Named 2015 Arkansas County Farm Family of the Year

By Terrye Seamon The Greg Hackney Family of Gillett has been chosen the 2015 Arkansas County Farm Family of the Year. “We are very excited about it. It’s been a…

GPAC May 2015 Meeting Event

GPAC May 2015 Meeting Event

The May meeting of the Grand Prairie Arts and Crafts was the successful First Annual Arts and Crafts Sale, held Saturday, May 2nd from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Four…

Gillett Heritage Days

Gillett Heritage Days

The seventh annual Gillett Heritage Days Festival was held Saturday, May 23rd at the Menard Heritage Park. Festivities for the day included baggo and horseshoe tournaments, tug of war competition,…

Chicken Salad Sandwich Lunch at DeWitt City Park

Chicken Salad Sandwich Lunch at DeWitt City Park

The DeWitt Parks and Recreation held a chicken salad sandwich fundraiser drive-thru Thursday, May 21st. All proceeds go to the improvements of the City Park.…

PCCUA DeWitt Foundation Gets New Member

PCCUA DeWitt Foundation Gets New Member

Karen Watts, co-owner of Dean’s Pharmacy, has joined the PCCUA DeWitt Foundation. Karen attended DeWitt High School and earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from UAMS Little Rock. Karen is…

Miss Arkansas Visits DES

The 3rd through 5th grade students at DeWitt Elementary were treated to a special appearance by Miss Arkansas, Ashton Campbell, Tuesday May 5th before beginning the Park testing. Campbell travels…

Hargrove Memorial scholarship fund seeks applicants

STUTTGART — Nursing and pharmacy students are encouraged to apply now for a $1,000 scholarship offered through the Nicky Hargrove Memorial scholarship fund. Each applicant must be an accepted or…

English Couple Visit DeWitt

English Couple Visit DeWitt

Patrick Richard and his wife, Claire, from Sussex, England, recently visited Jay and Dena Bly in DeWitt. Jay Bly, a former teacher in Stuttgart, met the Richards two years ago…

Arkansas County Extension Homemakers Celebrate Membership

Arkansas County Extension Homemakers Celebrate Membership

Arkansas County Extension Homemakers celebrated years of membership at the Spring EH Council Meeting held on April 22 at Phillips Community College in DeWitt. Members recognized were: 50 Years: Mary…