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75 years ago



Dr. J.H. Reynolds, president of Hendrix College, will be the speaker for the Hendrix chapel service tomorrow morning at 9:50. Dr. Reynolds will use as his subject, “America’s Place in the Sisterhood of Nations.”

50 years ago


Miss Betty Brannan, a senior at Greenbrier High School, was crowned Panther queen last Saturday night. The school yearbook is named “Panther” and gives a page to the queen. There were 30 contestants participating.

Miss Brannan was selected on personality, beauty, poise and intelligence. She is a blonde and was dressed in a floor length green formal.

Miss Brannan is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Brannan. She plans to enter Arkansas State Teachers College upon graduation in June.

25 years ago


Spec. 4 Cheryl K. Buchanan, daughter of Charles E. and Shirley A. Buchanan of Vilonia, has re-enlisted in the U.S. Army in West Germany after two years of military service.

Miss Buchanan is an administrative specialist with the 9th Field Artillery.

She is a 1978 graduate of Heritage Christian High School in Little Rock.

10 years ago


Ruth Castleberry, executive director of the Faulkner County Day School/Work Force, accepted a check for $10,000 from Bob McCormick, chief operating officer for the United Parcel Service’s mid-south district. The grant comes from the UPS Foundation’s Region/District Grant Program and will be used to renovate the organization’s existing kitchen into a new training kitchen for clients.



Wed, 08/16/2017 - 21:32

Yesterdays: 08/17/17

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Wed, 08/16/2017 - 21:21

Roundabout: 08/17/17


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Wed, 08/16/2017 - 17:11

Bielema praises Broyles’ legacy

FAYETTEVILLE - Before discussing his Razorbacks at Wednesday’s press conference, Arkansas coach Bret Bielema opened with his thoughts about Frank Broyles, Arkansas’ all-time winningest football coach also a hall of fame athletic director during his 1973-2007 tenure that included moving the UA from the Southwest Conference to the SEC.

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Wed, 08/16/2017 - 16:52

Hiland completes OEM investigation; postpones releasing findings

Prosecuting Attorney Cody Hiland completed his investigation of alleged sexual harassment by Office of Emergency Management Director Shelia Bellott to four of her employees but did not present those findings to the Faulkner County Quorum Court on Tuesday.

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