75 years ago


Teachers are seeing double at the Ellen Smith grammar school.

Three sets of twins enrolled as the second term got under way at the school this week.

50 years ago


The South Conway Home Demonstration Club Kitchen Band will entertain at a meeting of the Faulkner County Historical Society at the Town House Restaurant at 7 p.m. Thursday. Members of the band includes Mrs. A.T. Harrison, Mrs. Marvin Lawson, Mrs. L.F. Stanley, Mrs. J.E. Motley, Mrs. M.E. Dow, Mrs. R.J. Tarlton, Mrs. G.O. Dalton, Mrs. L.T. Welborn, Mrs. Cleo Berryman, Mrs. Victor Halter and Mrs. Ralph W. Page.

25 years ago


Jim and Kim Bartlett of Oppelo (Conway County) are parents of a daughter, Whitney Danielle, born Wednesday (Jan. 20, 1988) at Conway County Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 13 1/2 ounces. Grandparents are Carolyn Jackson of Conway and Mr. and Mrs. Opal Bartlett of Appleton (Pope County).

10 years ago


Cub Scout Pack 458, Conway, held its annual Father/Son Cake, Bake Auction on Dec. 19. Money raised from the event will be put into the pack fund. Winners include Dakota Porter, son of Randy and Leah Porter, first place; Nathan Wilkins, son of Tommy and Yvonne Wilkins, second place; and William Nations, son of Mark Nation and Anna Tanner, third place. Rachel Chidester serves as cubmaster of the pack.