A large group of square dancers from the local area attended the 63rd National Square Dance Convention in Little Rock recently. This was the first time a National Convention was held in Arkansas. The total number of dancers was 3,900.

Pictured, front row, l-r, Frances Small, Gene Brown, Sheryl Oliver, Joy Brown, Alisha Green, Patsy Burris, Janie Allen and Buddy Allen. Second row: David Oliver, Carl Underwood, Rosemary Underwood, Ruthie Griffin, Anita Vandergrif, Jonathan Carnahan and Danny Burris. Third row: Bob Neidecker, Debbie Garrett, Brent Rose, Crystal Johnson, Carole Barnes and Jerry Barnes. Also attending were Jack and Charlotte Godfrey, John and Deanna Stewart and Peggy Hammond.