75 years ago
Mrs. Rosa L. Canada entertained at a family dinner Sunday, in her apartment on Center Street celebrating her 66th birthday anniversary. Covers were placed for Mrs. Effie Lincoln, Mr. and Mrs. J.H. Pence, Miss Mary Pence, Richard Pence, Miss Edna Earl Young of Malvern and Miss Helene Taylr of Marianna.
50 years ago
The Future Homemakers of America chapter at Conway High School sponsored a valentine party last Monday in the home economics building.
Seasonal refreshments were served and games played. The club is sponsoring a sale of Sally Lunn bread this week.
25 years ago
Four Faulkner County students have accepted four-year academic scholarships to the University of Central Arkansas beginning with the fall semester in August.
They are Shannon White, son of Dr. Gary L. and Joan White of Conway and a senior at Conway High School; Lesa Marie Collins, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James E. Collins and a senior at Conway High School; Virgil E. Ellis, son of Virgil E. Ellis Jr. and Rebecca Ellis of Conway and a senior at Conway High School; and Robert H. Duvall, son of Shirley Duvall of Mayflower and a senior at Mayflower High School.
10 years ago
Maurice and Linda Langley of Greenbrier are celebrating 40 years of marriage at a reception in their honor.
The reception, which will feature an “exhibit of wedding memorabilia,” will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Fellowship Hall of Friendship Baptist Church at Republican, where they were married.
The Langleys have one daughter, Lynita Langley-Ware of Greenbrier, and one grandchild.