Patsy Lee Fortner

...held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 23, 2015 at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Conway (501) 327-7727, with Bro. H.B. Shirley officiating. Burial will follow at Beryl Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Mitchell Fortner, Christopher Fortner...

Yesterdays May 21

...at a box supper at the home of Mrs. M.L. Black, with Mrs. B.A. Lewis and Mrs. Jack Jumper at as co-hostesses. Supper...presented a gift by the hostesses.A former Conway druggist, Robert B. "Bob" Dashiel, would receive special recognition at the Arkansas...

Yesterdays May 20

...1940) The First Methodist church was filled to overflowing for the Conway high school baccalaureate exercises. The Reverend Sam B. Wiggins, pastor, delivered the commencement sermon on the subject quote. Measuring. Life." The high school Choral Club...

Fall of Ramadi raises doubts about US strategy in Iraq

...a key provincial capital in western Iraq, calls into question the Obama administration's strategy in Iraq.Is there a Plan B?The current U.S. approach is a blend of retraining and rebuilding the Iraqi army, prodding Baghdad to reconcile with the...

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Vernis L. Thompson

...Thompson; his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Vernis was born January 20, 1920 in Mabelvale, Ark. to James B. and Lilly L. Thompson. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, sister and daughter, Karen Sue Thompson. He is...

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