Yesterdays Jan. 17

75 years ago



The Covington Roofing Company received notice yesterday to start work on the roofing and sheet metal work in the new forestry building at Russellville on Feb. 1.

50 years ago


Lt. and Mrs. Felix A. Balmaz were married Dec. 21 in Immaculate Conception Chapel in Elmhurst, Ill. The bride is the former Leslie Brown, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Clarence Brown of Elmhurst. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Felix Charles Balmaz of Conway. Lt. and Mrs. Balmaz are living in Arlington, Va., where he is attending an Army school.

25 years ago


Scott Montgomery of Conway has been awarded the Citizen of the Year award by the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms.

The award was given for dedication to the efforts to preserve the right to keep and bear arms guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the Constitution, according to committee officials.

10 years ago


Five generations of the first-born son in the Smith family recently converged. Lionel Smith held his great-great-grandson, Joseph Trevor Smith. Others members present were L.A. Smith, Lionel Smith’s son; Hershal Smith, Lionel’s grandson; and Jacob Smith, Lionel’s great-grandson.



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Roundabout: 06/29/17


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Yesterdays: 06/29/17

June 29

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Police Beat: 06/29/17

Just a special mess, with Taser

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Van Horn introduces new assistant coach

FAYETTEVILLE — The last time they were publicly spotted together at Baum Stadium, Nate Thompson was coaching third base and the hitters for Fayetteville Regional winner Missouri State against Razorback coach Dave Van Horn.

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