Yesterdays Jan. 21

50 years ago

(1964)

Paula Matthews, 17, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Matthews, was named Betty Crocker Homemaker of Tomorrow yesterday in an assembly program a Conway High School.

Miss Matthews was chosen on the basis of a standardized test given by General Mills.

She will represent CHS in state competition for a $1,500 scholarship.

25 years ago

(1989)

Connie Trent of Conway began a transformation into a clown yesterday for first-grade students at Sallie Cone Elementary School. Mrs. Trent, a professional clown and one of the participants at the school’s annual Enrichment Day, demonstrated clown makeup application and told children that clowns are just people underneath the paint. The day featured visitors from the fields of science, medicine, the arts and other professions.

10 years ago

(2004)

Three Conway students have been named to the honor roll at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia for the fall 2003 semester.

Aaron Caldwell, Christopher Delong and Trista McBroome achieved the designation.

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