Yesterdays (1/14/11)



75 years ago


Maurice Moix, Fourth ward alderman, whose term expires shortly, will seek renomination in the forthcoming city Democratic primary, he announced today.


50 years ago


Customade Products Corp’s plant at Conway has contracted to manufacture coin-operated dry cleaning machines for a Little Rock firm, J. P. (Pat) Stoltz, general manager of the Customade plant, revealed today.

Customade is employing 213 persons, including office personnel. This number is expected to be increased by 25 to 30 percent this year.


25 years ago


The Vilonia School District’s Board of Education agreed last night to name its football stadium in honor of Phillip D. Weaver, a 1985 graduate of Vilonia High School who was killed Nov. 17 in an automobile accident. 


10 years ago


John Edd Pate has been named salesman of the month for December at Smith Ford.



Mon, 09/25/2017 - 15:47

McCollum’s Column: The ‘77 Wampus Cats come together again

Possibly the measure of the comraderie of a football team is when its members, at a milestone reunion, had to be prodded to eat.

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Museum Column: WWII Living History Night set

The Museum of Veterans and Military History in Vilonia, will be hosting the second World War II Living History Weekend beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13 and Saturday, Oct 14.

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