Yesterdays Nov. 2

75 years ago


Mrs. Lillie Simpson delightfully entertained members of her card club Tuesday afternoon at her home on Robinson Avenue. Games of bridge were played and at the conclusion of games a dainty salad menu with tea was served.

50 years ago


Sammie Smith was crowned high school queen and Karen Tendall grade school queen at the Halloween Carnival put on last Friday night at Greenbrier by the Parent-Teacher Association.

Miss Smith is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lionel Smith. She is in the eighth grade. Her escort was Russ Benton.

Karen is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Romie Tendall and was escorted by Mark Millican. She is a first grader.

25 years ago


Pvt. 1 Marion E. Lee, a son of Lewis and Levana Lee of Conway, recently graduated from the ammunition specialist course at the Army Missile and Munitions Center and School, Redstone Arsenal, Ala.

10 years ago


Hal Robbins, a former Conway High School principal and retired executive secretary of the Arkansas Education Association, has been named to the National Register’s Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals.


Fri, 04/28/2017 - 20:04

Arkansas girl found dead after mom, great-uncle killed

MENA (AP) — One of two Arkansas siblings reported missing after their mother’s body was discovered in a creek was found dead on Friday, a day after another relative was found dead, and teams are still searching for the other child, investigators said.

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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 18:23

Police: 911 is for emergencies only

Authorities want to remind the public not to call 911 unless they are in an emergency situation.

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