News of Other Days

August 17, 2016 36 YEARS AGO Mr. and Mrs. John W. Allen watched President Ronald Reagan’s inauguration and the hostages’ release on a 7-foot video …

Church to host singing

August 17, 2016 The Annual Old Country Church Homecoming Style Singing will be held at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at West Baptist Church, located at 1100 N. Central …

Health fair planned

August 17, 2016 FAIRFIELD BAY — Radio station Timeless 106.1 KFFB will host its annual Regional Health and Wellness Fair from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept.

Vogts Sisters bring family harmony

August 17, 2016 MOUNTAIN VIEW — Sisters Maggie and Abigail Vogts (pronounced “votes”) will bring their brand of harmony singing to the Ozark Folk Center State Park …

‘Back Road Barns’ to air on AETN

August 17, 2016 CONWAY — The Arkansas Educational Television Network will premiere “Back Road Barns,” a film that visits historic barns throughout the state, at 6:30 p.m.

Homecoming scheduled

August 17, 2016 Homecoming at Lafferty Community Church will be Sunday. The morning service will start at 10:45 a.m. Jack McCarrol will present the message.

Photography tours offered

August 17, 2016 MOUNTAIN VIEW — Blanchard Springs Caverns will offer special tours just for photographers — two on the Dripstone Trail on Aug. 28 and Sept.

Newport native promoted to position in D.C.

August 16, 2016 ALAMEDA, Calif. — Vice Adm. Charles Ray swill assume the position of Deputy Commandant for Operations at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C., after …