Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun September 20, 2020
PHOTO BY: Sam Pierce

Jack Ghormley, a 10th-grader at Conway High School, produced a documentary on former President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his fireside chats. Ghormley was named the winner of the National History Day’s White House History Award this summer.

Conway sophomore wins White House History Award

For Jack Ghormley, a 10th-grader at Conway High School, history has been an interest since he was 3 or 4 years old. Whether it is listening to stories from his grandmother and learning about her past, or spending time reading Wikipedia as a hobby, or listening to “great teachers in the Conway School District,” Ghormley’s passion for history is evident in everything he does. “It gives me context for today’s matters,” Ghormley said. “You... READ MORE

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