75 years ago
Conway Christmas shoppers are mailing their cards and sending their packages off earlier this year. That was the report today at the local post office.
50 years ago
Miss Carma Jean Starr of Conway was awarded a master of arts degree at Auburn University’s fall convocation Wednesday.
Miss Starr is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Starr of Conway.
Miss Starr’s degree is from the School of Graduate Studies.
25 years ago
B.J. McClendon tipped in a missed free throw by Stephen Halter at the final buzzer last night, giving Vilonia’s B team a 37-36 victory over Heber Springs at Vilonia.
The tip-in was McClendon’s only score of the night. Halter, who scored six points, made the first free throw to pull the Eagles within striking distance. David Heslip and Greg Lewis each had six points for Vilonia.
10 years ago
St. Joseph kindergarten presented ABCs of Christmas at an all-school mass on Dec. 18. The event was an alphabetical presentation of the Christmas Story with each letter, and picture, representing a different stage leading up to Christ’s birth.