75 years ago

(1938)

The Handrix Dames had a delightful social meeting Wednesday afternoon at the home of Mrs. O.T. Gooden on Hunter Street. Mrs. Robert L. Campbell, Mrs. O.L. Leach, Mrs. Clem A. Towner, Mrs. J.E. Sanders and Mrs. V.D. Hill were co-hostesses and they served ice cream with cake at close of the afternoon.

50 years ago

(1963)

Mrs. Horace Adams and Wayne Griffith of the Arkansas State Teachers College music department will be presented in a faculty recital at Ida Waldran Memorial Auditorium at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Mrs. Adams is a violoncellist and Griffith a pianist.

25 years ago

(1988)

Woodrow and Reva Pounders of Conway recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Pounders were married Oct. 15, 1938, at Wells Bayou (Lincoln County) by the late John Ferguson. They have five children, Judy Trull, James, Billy, Kenneth and Richard Pounders. They also have 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. A trip to the Grand Ole Opry is planned for the couple.

10 years ago

(2003)

Christin Velek, a 10th-grade Fall Festival queen at Greenbrier High School, taught a cheerleading clinic at Westside Elementary School on Wednesday. The clinic was one of many fund-raising sponsored by Fall Festival kings and queens.