Yesterdays May 16

75 years ago

(1939)

Miss Dovie Russell Haynes entertained in honor of her mother, Mrs. Nona Haynes, Sunday evening with a buffet supper at her home on South Boulevard. The following guests were present: Mrs. L.C. Florence, Miss Rosa Walker, Dr. Mary McKinney, Miss Laura Haynes, Mrs. James Stewart and Mrs. Jack Covington.

50 years ago

(1964)

Sandra Woodward was valedictorian of this year’s graduating class at Enola High School. Miss Woodward is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Woodward. Mary Hoggard was the class salutatorian. Miss Hoggard is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.A. Hoggard.

25 years ago

(1989)

Mark Alan Guffey, son of Dr. and Mrs. Edward Loren Guffey of Conway, was among the 2,300 students who received degrees from Duke University during commencement exercises held May 14. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering.

10 years ago

(2004)

A come-and-go retirement celebration will be held 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 20, for Vilonia Elementary School teacher Susan Arnett.

She is retiring after 29 years in education.

All current and former students, parents and coworkers are invited to attend.

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

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