Yesterdays July 28

75 years ago

(1939)

The picture of Bryon McKinney, son of Mr. and Mrs. J.H. McKinney and graduate of Hendrix College, 1939 class, is conspicuously displayed in three scenes taken at the Barter summer theatre in Abingdon, Va., and appearing in this week’s issue of Life magazine. Life devoted 11 pages on the summer theatre movement in this week’s issue.

50 years ago

(1964)

Lawrence E. Mobley of Conway, assistant vice president of the First National Bank in Little Rock, recently returned from his first term of the School of Financial Public Relations at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.

25 years ago

(1989)

William Herndon of Mount Vernon and Monica Baker of Conway were among 94 students participating in the 17th annual Arkansas Farm Bureau Teen Challenge Week activities, held July 16-20, at Camp Couchdale near Hot Springs.

10 years ago

(2004)

Two Conway students were named to the Dean’s List at the University of Memphis for the fall semester.

Angela M. Cutter and Jessica M. Cutter were named to the honor roll.

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 18:54

Arkansas House panel advances competing tax cut plans

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas lawmakers put a wrinkle in Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s push for a low-income tax cut on Thursday, with a House committee advancing a competing tax credit from Democrats along with the Republican’s $50 million proposal.

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:56

Tennessee woman struck by Little Rock police vehicle dies

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Police in Little Rock say a Tennessee woman who was struck by an officer driving a police sport utility vehicle has died.

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 16:47

UCAPD educates community on stalking awareness

The University of Central Arkansas Police Department is partnering with the National Center for Victims of Crime and the Stalking Resource Center for the month of January to promote National Stalking Awareness.

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