Yesterdays July 26

75 years ago


The Faulkner County Singing Convention held its 61st session with the Holland community July 21, 22 and 23. All sessions were attended by large crowds and the program was crowded with good song directors.

50 years ago


Robert D. Surratt, a native of Conway and a lead design airframes and system engineer with Ling-Temco-Vought Astronautics Division in Dallas, Texas, is on temporary assignment with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to assist in teaching a launch crew of the Italian Space Commission.

25 years ago


Competing as members of the Hendrix Aquakids, Kirby Bell placed in the top 10 in five events and Joseph Jolly two recently at the Arkansas Swimming Inc. Invitational Meet at Searcy.

10 years ago


Two Conway students graduated recently from Oklahoma State University.

Jonathan Thomas Reed received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and Kara Suzanne Williams received a bachelor’s degree in agribusiness.

A total of 2,449 students received degrees from OSU at the end of the spring session.


Sun, 03/26/2017 - 19:45

Mahar earns award from First Tee

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 19:42

East vs. West in Final Four

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 19:41

David Grimes: Plenty of options for sports camps in Conway

If you have school-aged children like I do, keeping them busy in the summer can be challenging. But here in Faulkner County, there are a multitude of summer sports camps to pick from to help fill the void.

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Sun, 03/26/2017 - 17:15

History Minute: Gov. Bernardo de Galvez