75 years ago


The Delta Sigma Phi sorority met Monday evening at the home of Betty Ann Brumley on Caldwell Street and elected the following officers: Nancy Harton, president; Carolyn Smith, vice president; Emma Carolyn Calhoun, secretary; Marie Stapleton, treasurer; Violet Sibley, chaplain; and Carolyn Brooke, reporter.

50 years ago


Miss Sharon King will be married to Mike Myers at 11:15 o’clock tomorrow morning at St. Joseph Catholic Church. The Rev. William Beck will officiate at the double-ring ceremony. Miss King is the daughter of Mrs. Bea King and Carlton King and Mr. Myers is a son of Mrs. Catherine Myers of St. Vincent.

25 years ago


Vilonia High School students Lori Tankersley and Mike Simmons were named first and second place winners, respectively, in a recent broadcast script writing scholarship contest sponsored by the Jesse W. Grisham Post 2259 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and its auxiliary. The contest, based on the theme "Preparing for America’s Future," was held to encourage students to develop their speech-making skills. Miss Tankersley received $100 and Mr. Simmons received $50 for the school contest.

10 years ago


Conway High School FFA members Jeremy and Jordan Craig unloaded Christmas trees while helping members of the Conway Optimist Club in setting up the organization’s tree lot on Friday.

Proceeds from tree sales will be used to benefit a variety of youth organizations.