Our Clubs April 27

SUBMITTED PHOTO Cadron Post Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution in Conway, honored a Reserve Officers' Training Corps. cadet at the University of Central Arkansas on March 20 at the UCA ROTC Bayonet Battalion Awards Ceremony at the Hilton Garden Inn in Conway. The NSDAR National Defense Committee gives the medal to a "graduating ROTC student who has demonstrated academic excellence, dependability, good character, adherence to military disciplines, leadership and a fundamental and patriotic understanding of the importance of Reserve Officers Training Corps." Cadet Kayla Krug (right) receives congratulations from Carol Rolf, regent, upon receiving the gold medal. Krug, 22-year-old daughter of Brian Krug of Gassville, Ark., is a sophomore at UCA and a graduate of Cotter High School. She is a member of the Arkansas National Guard and trains in Little Rock.

Faulkner County Retired Teachers Association

Faulkner County Retired Teachers Association is honoring all Faulkner County Teachers who are retiring at the end of the 2014 school year at a dinner to be held 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at Golden Corral. FCRTA members may contact Judy McKnight at 501-206-7860 or Polly Bakker at 501-329-3023.

Conway Civic League

Conway Civic League met Wednesday, April 16, at the Conway Country Club. The menu consisted of chicken salad on croissant, fresh fruit, artichoke soup, German chocolate cake and tea and coffee.

The program was a delightful Legacy of Looking Stylish Lefler’s Fashion Show. It was presented by Cheryl Lefler Bennett.

The models wore beautiful spring fashions and accessories that served several age groups. They were all lovely.

President Sharon Lessenberry called the meeting to order and blessing was given by Pat Ott. Roll was called by Cathy Ketcheside with a total of 35 members present. Minutes were read and approved of the March meeting. The hostesses were Donna Hambuchen, Florine Bell, Terry Hendrickson, Gay Moore, and Eve Torian.

There was no new business and no old business. “Happy Birthday” was sang to those having April birthdays. They were Pat Ott, Cathy Ketcheside, Maribeth Garrison Sandra Hudson, and Laurie Smith. The hostesses for the May 21 meeting will be Charlotte Nabholz, Betty Courtway, Judy Hunnicutt, Molsie Osborne, Ella Reese and Carol Teague. The program will be the installation of new officers for the coming year.

Motion was made to adjourn by Pat Ott.

Newcomers Club

“Spring has sprung

the boids has sung”

Just came from

and had such fun!

Members: Come and Join

Toad Suck in May

Bring along a guest

and enjoy a wonderful day

Officers to be

Food will be consumed

Chicken will be the meat of the day

The flowers should be in bloom!

Our luncheon this month was at the CCC and to digest our food, Patty Nevis, from Jazzercise, put us through easy and light exercises and encouraged “moving the body to keep it going.”

The annual picnic will be May 8. The chicken will be provided by the Newcomers Club. Arrive at 11 a.m. and we’ll eat by 11:30. There is no cost and you may bring one guest, but please make a reservation. Members, if your last name begins with A-G, bring a dessert, if it’s H-Z bring a side dish.

If you would care to join our organization and meet some wonderful new people, give Maryann Schigur a call at 505-8373 and come to one of our coffees.


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Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports regional tournaments begin April 28

JACKSONVILLE – Student athletes from across Arkansas will gather at the Arkansas Game and Fish Foundation Shooting Sports Complex in Jacksonville each weekend, beginning April 28, to take their shots at the regional and state championship tournaments of the Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports Program.

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