By JESSICA COLE

Log cabin STAFF WRITER

75 years ago

(1936)

B.G. ("Pat") Harrison, principal of the public school at Mount Vernon, informed the Log Cabin Democrat today that he is contemplating entering the race for county clerk in the Democratic primary of next August.

 

50 years ago

(1961)

A former Conway man has been appointed cashier of the City National Bank in Beverly Hills, Calif.

He is Charles E. Firestone, son of Mr. and Mrs. H.M. Firestone.

Firestone became assistant vice president of the bank in October, 1959. His home is in Santa Monica, Calif.

 

25 years ago

(1986)

Robert Bryan Benafield and Ross George Hoopchuk, both of Conway, have been invited to participate in Texas Christian University’s fifth annual Honors Collegium, Thursday, Feb. 6, through Saturday, Feb. 8.  

 

10 years ago

(2001)

After trailing 13-9 in the first quarter, Vilonia Junior High’s girls outscored Benton 26-14 in the second and third quarters Thursday for a 43-38 victory in Central Arkansas Junior High Conference play.