75 years ago
Mrs. Arley B. Shields entertained a group of children in honor of her little daughter, Mildred K. Shields, with a theatre party Saturday afternoon. The guest list included Wynell Jones, Genovene Bumb, Billy Corinne Fiddler, Margaret Jean Ellis, Caralou Ligon, Mary Jane Martin, Pauline Grange, Barbara Ann Morris, Marvine Reynolds, George and Elizabeth Kemp, Terry Harton, Modine Hayes and Mardie Stevenson.
50 years ago
Ten outstanding senior students attending Conway High School this year were selected by the faculty for their leadership, scholarship, character, personality, dependability and service to the school. They are Bobby Morris, Becky Joyner, Mary Louis Doyle, Jeff Shannon, Robbie Robinson, Jim Lane, Jim Hendrickson, Dough Rawn, and Bill Hendrickson. The honor students were announced in assembly this week by Principal Hal Robbins.
25 years ago
Cynthia Sellers of Vilonia, a senior political science major at Arkansas State University, recently attended the 1989 Air Force Academy Assembly.
Miss Sellers was chosen by the faculty of the political science department to represent ASU at the assembly. She was one of about 100 students from across the country who met with experts to discuss “NATO at 40 Years: A Critical Assessment.”
10 years ago
Two Mayflower players earned all-conference basketball honors as voted on by the coaches in 5AAA.
Buck Credit and Blake Luker were named to the elite squad.
Shane Thurman of Clinton was voted boys coach of the year and Carl Ramsey girls coach of the year.