Rockefeller to Headline Tonight's Craighead Lincoln Day Dinner

APRIL 30, 2004 - Posted at 2:41 p.m. CDT

JONESBORO, AR - Lieutenant Governor Winthrop Rockefeller will be the keynote speaker at tonight's annual Lincoln Day Dinner of the Craighead County Republican Committee.

The event begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Arkansas State University Convocation Center.

Rockefeller is the son of the late Governor Winthrop Rockefeller and grandson of the late John D. Rockefeller.  He was elected Lieutenant Governor in 1996 in a special election when then Lt. Governor Mike Huckabee assumed the office of Governor after Jim Guy Tucker resigned from office.  He was elected to a full four-year term in November 1998.