75 years ago
Greenbrier lodge No. 290, Free and Accepted Masons, recently elected and installed the following officers for the new year: J.O. Cantrell, worshipful master; E.V. Barton, senior warden; R.H. McNew, junior warden; C.O. Woodruff, treasurer; Roy Sims, secretary; G.W. Reynolds, chaplain; J.B. Sims, senior deacon; Fred Rains, junior deacon; T.M. Johnston and S.J. Shumate, masters of ceremony; W.M. Mills, tyler.
50 years ago
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond L. Price and son, Jimmy Price, are occupying their new three-bedroom brick home at 1813 Simms St.
25 years ago
Randy and Betty-Lu Burton of Conway are parents of a daughter, Asha Elizabeth born Thursday (Jan. 14, 1988) at Conway Regional Hospital. The baby weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces. Grandparents are Robert and Jean Burton of Rose Bud and E. Joan Baker of Colorado Springs, Colo. Clara Landon of Ontario, Canada, is a great-grandparent. The couple have three other children, Anna, 4; Angela, 3; and Ryan 14 months.
10 years ago
New members of the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce board, who will be serving three-year terms, are Tom Fowler, Regions Bank; Roger Hazel, First Arkansas Insurance; Chris Thornton, Showcase of Homes; and Roger Williams, Kroger.