By JESSICA COLE

special to the log cabin

75 years ago

(1935)

Conway merchants today reported holiday business exceedingly good and in many instances the best since 1929.

 

50 years ago

(1960)

The Army opened a recruiting station in Conway this week, Lt. Col. James S. Cain, commander of Army recruiting activities in Arkansas, disclosed.

The station is located at the Hotel Bachelor.

 

25 years ago

(1985)

The Future Business Leaders of America chapter at Greenbrier High School recently installed officers for the school year.

Jeff Riddle, president of Phi Beta Lambda, a business organization at Central Baptist College, and past chapter president, presided over the meeting.

Officers installed were Marion Phillips, president; Todd Russell, vice president; Bettye Bland, secretary; Kim Carter, treasurer; Pam Bryant, reporter; Ella Roffener, historian; and Laura Simpson, parliamentarian.

 

10 years ago

(2000)

David Hambuchen of Hambuchen Homefurnishing in Conway was recently elected 2001 president of the Arkansas Furniture Association.