75 years ago
D.M. McCorvey and Mrs. W.S. Cazort of Conway received master’s degrees yesterday at George Peabody College for Teachers at Nashville, Tenn.
50 years ago
Pvt. Burnis D. Horton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Horton of Conway, recently completed basic training at Ft. Polk, La. He will report Aug. 23 to Redstone Arsenal, Ala., for 29 weeks in a Guided Missile School. Pvt. Horton graduated from Lonoke High School in 1961.
25 years ago
James Glen Hadley of Conway recently received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Harding University at Searcy. He is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hadley of Conway.
10 years ago
State Sen. Gilbert Baker presented Chick Matthews with a birthday cake in honor of Matthews’ 102nd birthday party during a ceremony at the Faulkner County Republican Headquarters on Monday. Matthews jokingly said he was probably the “oldest Republican in the state.”