Yesterdays Sept. 4

75 years ago

(1939)

H.P. Barham Jr., 19-year-old Conway High School student and son of Mr. and Mrs. H.P. Barham of Conway, today received notice he had been accepted for enlistment in the United States Army air Corps and was directed to report at Little Rock Tuesday for assignment to service in the Philippine Islands.

50 years ago

(1964)

Mr. and Mrs. E.V. Branson and children of Sacramento, Calif., were guests of her mother, Mrs. Jennie Titus, last week.

25 years ago

(1989)

Bill and Polly Louder of Santa Barbara, Calif., were recent guests of Betty Pratt of Conway. Mr. Louder and J.D. Pratt, Mrs. Pratt’s late husband, were stationed together in Germany during World War II.

10 years ago

(2004)

Jerry Hiegel and his son Daniel caught 11 frogs recently when they went gigging. It was Daniel’s first time to go gigging.

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Sat, 01/21/2017 - 09:55

City considers rezonings, more

The Conway City Council will consider rezoning properties, reclassifying a city position and rebidding a project during its regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Russell L. “Jack” Roberts District Court Building.

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Fri, 01/20/2017 - 17:50

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

Materials companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Friday, recouping much of the market’s loss from a day earlier and snapping a 5-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average.

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