Yesterdays 0131

75 years ago

(1938)

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

(1963)

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

(1988)

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

(2003)

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.

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 18:54

Arkansas House panel advances competing tax cut plans

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas lawmakers put a wrinkle in Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s push for a low-income tax cut on Thursday, with a House committee advancing a competing tax credit from Democrats along with the Republican’s $50 million proposal.

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:56

Tennessee woman struck by Little Rock police vehicle dies

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Police in Little Rock say a Tennessee woman who was struck by an officer driving a police sport utility vehicle has died.

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 16:47

UCAPD educates community on stalking awareness

The University of Central Arkansas Police Department is partnering with the National Center for Victims of Crime and the Stalking Resource Center for the month of January to promote National Stalking Awareness.

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