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Yesterdays July 30

Posted: July 29, 2013 - 8:28pm

75 years ago

(1938)

Vinson Fulks, of Conway, who is in New York studying voice, appeared on the program Saturday night, July 16, when the board of governors of the El Mirador Beach Club, Atlantic Beach, N.Y., were hosts at a “radio night” entertainment and dance in the marine grill overlooking the ocean. Fulks sang, “The Road to Mandalay.”

50 years ago

(1963)

Sarah Scott is Miss Hospitality of Conway and will represent this city in the state Miss Hospitality contest next week in Little Rock. The winner will be chosen at the high school all-star football game Aug. 10. Miss Scott, 17, is a 1963 graduate of Conway High School. She is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wallace E. Scott. Miss Scott was a finalist and winner of the talent division in the Miss Conway contest in April. She plans to enroll at the University of Arkansas in September.

25 years ago

(1988)

Kevin D. Crapps, son of Glenda F. Ross and Billy D. Crapps, of Morton, Miss., has been promoted to the rank of airman first class in the Air Force.

Crapps is a postal specialist with the 7025th Aerial Port Squadron, West Germany.

10 years ago

(2003)

Codi Allyn Plymale, of Greenbrier, has been awarded the Scholastic Excellence Scholarship and the Ouachita Grant at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia for the fall 203 semester.

The scholarship pays $1,000 per semester and the grant pays $4,000 per semester.

Codi will be pursuing a mass communications degree at OBU. He also will be a member of the OBU basketball team. He is a son of Fran Plymale, of Greenbrier, and a 2003 graduate of Greenbrier High School.

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