75 years ago


The Morrilton High School basketball team lost a well-played game to Conway, 27-24, here Saturday night. Conway scored nine points before Morrilton scored. The half ended 16-8 for the visitors. Morrilton ended the third quarter one point behind, 19-18. Venable for the locals scored 13 points while Deeter led Conway with 10 points.

50 years ago


Gus Enderlin Jr. was elected president of the Conway Junior Chamber of Commerce at a meeting at Tommy’s Restaurant Tuesday night.

Enderlin will succeed Frank Hamling as president of the group.

Other officers are to include Bill Johnson, internal vice president; Dan Ackerman, external vice president; Don Schwatz, secretary; and Bill Hegeman, treasurer.

25 years ago


Patty Martin, wife of Conway Police Department patrolman Jim "Butch" Martin, mixed pie ingredients in preparation for a political pie supper and forum to be sponsored by the Conway chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police. The supper will be held to raise money for future FOP community projects. The pies will auctioned to the highest bidders.

10 years ago


Sophomore guard Carone Harris scored a game-high 28 points to lead the No. 10 Central Arkansas to a 72-62 victory over No. 18 Delta State on Thursday night at Sillers Coliseum.