Yesterdays July 10

75 years ago


Katherine Lee Flanagin, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. J.H. Flanagin, entertained today with a swimming party at Kuykendall’s pool, followed by a delicious breakfast, in honor of Mozelle Mitchell and her classmates. Mozelle and her parents. Mr. and Mrs. S.D. Mitchell, are leaving this week for Russellville to make their home.

50 years ago


Boy Scouts Ted Smith, Jack Thompson, Pete Pittman, John Doolos, all of Conway, and Jim Wade, of Winnepeg, Canada, will attend the sixth National Jamboree July 17-23 at Valley Forge State Park, Pa. More than 50,000 Boy Scouts and Explorers will participate in the encampment.

25 years ago


Nancy Spatz, Miss Conway 1989, waved to onlookers Saturday as Mike Stout helped her into a limousine before she left for Hot Springs to compete for the title of Miss Arkansas 1989. Miss Spatz of Conway, was crowned Miss Conway at a pageant in April at the University of Central Arkansas.

10 years ago


Amy M. Donoway of Conway was named to the Dean’s List at West Texas A&M University in Canyon, Texas. She is a senior sociology major.


Fri, 04/28/2017 - 20:04

Arkansas girl found dead after mom, great-uncle killed

MENA (AP) — One of two Arkansas siblings reported missing after their mother’s body was discovered in a creek was found dead on Friday, a day after another relative was found dead, and teams are still searching for the other child, investigators said.

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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 18:23

Police: 911 is for emergencies only

Authorities want to remind the public not to call 911 unless they are in an emergency situation.

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