Yesterdays March 5

25 years ago

(1989)

Johnny Bulice, 9, of Conway, attempted to start a fire without matches yesterday at the Scout Expo at Conway Towne Center. Johnny, a member of Pack 434, is a son of Clayton and Laurie Bulice. The fire-starting demonstration booth was sponsored by Troop 200 of Heber Springs.

10 years ago

(2004)

Mark Lashley is the new pastor at Pickles Gap Baptist Church. Lashley and his wife, Patty, moved to Conway in January with their son, Chase, 9. Prior to accepting the pastorate at Pickles Gap, Lashley was pastor at First Baptist Church in Mount Ida (Montgomery County).

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City considers rezonings, more

The Conway City Council will consider rezoning properties, reclassifying a city position and rebidding a project during its regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Russell L. “Jack” Roberts District Court Building.

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Stocks edge higher, snapping a 5-day losing streak for Dow

Materials companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Friday, recouping much of the market’s loss from a day earlier and snapping a 5-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average.

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