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Local man selected for honor


A local appraiser has been selected to the UCA Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2014.

Johnny Simmons was a four-year letterman and twice selected All-Conference. He also was a three-year track letterman and was chosen All-American, running on the spring relay teams that finished third in the 1961 National Track Meet.

The induction ceremony will be in Conway on Oct. 11.

Simmons lives in Clinton and has an office in Fairfield Bay.

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