Yesterdays 0131

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.



Fri, 12/15/2017 - 17:51

Floyds establish UCA scholarship

The family of the late Meredith Floyd has established a scholarship in her memory at their alma mater, the University of Central Arkansas, entitled the Meredith Susanne Floyd Endowed Scholarship.

Read more
Fri, 12/15/2017 - 17:46

Defending Person challenge for Hogs

FAYETTEVILLE — Man to man doesn’t accurately describe the defense that many teams play against the Troy Trojans, the opponent for the Arkansas Razorbacks’ lone home game away from their campus Saturday night in Fayetteville.

Read more
Fri, 12/15/2017 - 17:34

Sports roundup: CBC and Ruth Doyle basketball

Victor Dukes’ 35-point, 13-rebound effort led the way as the Central Baptist College men’s basketball team(5-0, 3-0) Thursday against American Midwest Conference foe St. Louis College of Pharmacy at St. Louis.

Read more