Yesterdays June 18

75 years ago



Mr. and Mrs. Thurman E. Rowlett are planning extensive repairs and improvements to their residence on Prince Street. Work will begin Monday and E.C. Scarbrough has the contract. Mr. and Mrs. Rowlett and family will occupy the Cleaver residence on Faulkner Street while work on their home in progress.

50 years ago


Airman Jerrell F. Bates, son of Mr. and Mrs. Garland L. Bates of Conway, has completed the first phase of his Air Force basic military training at Lackland AFB, Texas. Airman Bates was selected for technical training as an aircraft maintenance specialist at an Air Training Command school at Amarillo AFB, Texas.

He is a 1963 graduate of Vilonia High School.

25 years ago


Ralph Flowers of Conway and David Davidson of Cabot caught eight turtles Friday morning on a trot line in the Gold Creek area on Lake Conway. The two largest turtles weighed about 29 pounds apiece.

10 years ago


Several Faulkner County participants placed high recently in the Arkansas State Platinum Classic physique competition at Little Rock. Earning honors were Scott Hicks, fourth, teen-age class; Brent Scroggins, second, open lightweight; Henry Briscoe, second, open heavyweight; Phillip Brewer, first, novice lightweight and open bantamweight; Justin Hicks, second, open middleweight; Ben Hoyt, first, novice middleweight; and Jason Matyja, fourth, novice middleweight.



Tue, 12/12/2017 - 18:07

No injuries in afternoon housefire

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 17:10

Sideline: Farm Bureau Awards, CBC basketball

LITTLE ROCK — High school football players throughout the state received Farm Bureau Awards in their classifications as selected by the staff of Hooten’s Arkansas Football.

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Tue, 12/12/2017 - 16:46

UCA’s Anderson SLC’s Student-Athlete of the Year

University of Central Arkansas junior volleyball player Samantha Anderson has been named the Southern Conference’s Student-Athlete of the Year, while senior Megan Nash earned First Team all-conference honors and sophomore Elizabeth Armstrong was named to the Second Team.

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Tue, 12/12/2017 - 16:38

UCA players, recruits have nothing to fear with Brown

The promotion of Nathan Brown from offensive coordinator to head coach will have no bigger impact than players already on the University of Central Arkansas roster.

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