Yesterdays Aug. 23

75 years ago


William J. Clark, Conway attorney, was elected commander of Theodore Campbell post No. 16, American Legion, at a meeting at the courthouse here last night. Mr. Clark will succeed T.C. Harty, who has held the position the past year. Mr. Harty was chosen as service officer.

50 years ago


George Reddin, son of the Rev. and Mrs. A.R. Reddin, last week was elected president of the North American Baptist Assembly and Encampment at Latham Springs, Texas.

Young Reddin graduated from Conway High School last spring and will enter Central Baptist College next month. His father is president of the college.

25 years ago


Pfc. Mark A. Williamson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roger A. Williamson of Greenbrier, recently graduated from Army armor crewman courses at Fort Knox, Ky. Williamson, a member of the Army National Guard, is a 1988 graduate of Greenbrier High School.

10 years ago


Greenbrier Middle School Principal Ed Lybarger accepted a check for $1,000 from Walmart Supercenter employees Geneva King, Amy Moreau, Randy Webster and Denise Willis. The money is a donation from the Walmart Foundation.


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Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:20

Sports roundup: UCA baseball, tennis, Hendrix baseball

Mark Moyer, a redshirt freshman from Russellville who missed the 2016 season with an arm injury, went the distance, allowing just five hits and striking out four to record UCA’s first complete game of the season to lead the University of Central Arkansas to a run-rule, 10-0 victory New Orleans University in the runner game of the three-game series Sunday at Bear Stadium.

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