Yesterdays Jan. 14

50 years ago



Ruskin Teeter, 28-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Teeter of Conway, is teaching business education and social studies in Balboa High School in the Canal Zone, where the current Panamanian squabble with the United States arose.

Young Teeter has been in Panama three years. He holds bachelor and master degrees from the University of Arkansas and is working toward a doctorate at the university.

25 years ago


The Guy-Perkins School District’s Board of Education hired Sylvia Heath as an additional kindergarten teacher last night.

10 years ago


Conway Downtown Partnership director Jamie Gates was chosen from among 29 applicants to become the assistant to Mayor Tab Townsell.

The new job, which begins later this month, will fill the role occupied for two years by Renee Hunter, whose last day was Dec. 16.



Fri, 11/24/2017 - 18:29

Arkansas fires Bielema

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 15:32

David Grimes: Bears on a roll

University of Central Arkansas athletics has had quite a November. Three of their teams qualified for the NCAA playoffs – football, volleyball and men’s soccer.

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Fri, 11/24/2017 - 15:17

Pancake breakfast to benefit senior centers

The Ola and John Hawks Senior Wellness and Activity Center will have its biggest fundraiser of the year from 7 a.m. to noon Dec. 2 in the facility at 705 E. Siebenmorgen Road in Conway.

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Fri, 11/24/2017 - 12:13

Police beat

From Conway Police Department reports

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